Cardiovascular Disease News and Research

Latest Cardiovascular Disease News and Research

The risk of developing metabolic syndrome increases the more a person drinks

The risk of developing metabolic syndrome increases the more a person drinks

Heavy drinking after suffering a heart attack doubles risk of dying

Heavy drinking after suffering a heart attack doubles risk of dying

Four major U.S. ethnic groups less likely to have cholesterol controlled

Four major U.S. ethnic groups less likely to have cholesterol controlled

Most food stamp beneficiaries can’t afford heart-healthy food

Most food stamp beneficiaries can’t afford heart-healthy food

Too much vitamin supplementation could be harmful

Too much vitamin supplementation could be harmful

Metabolic syndrome associated with cognitive decline in elderly persons

Metabolic syndrome associated with cognitive decline in elderly persons

Heart jacket effective treatment for heart failure

Heart jacket effective treatment for heart failure

A new medication has dramatically reduced mortality among African-American patients suffering from heart disease

A new medication has dramatically reduced mortality among African-American patients suffering from heart disease

A new magnetic navigation system shows promise for use during percutaneous coronary interventions

A new magnetic navigation system shows promise for use during percutaneous coronary interventions

New beta blocker may help diabetic patients with high blood pressure

New beta blocker may help diabetic patients with high blood pressure

Medicare to reimburse preventive cholesterol screening

Medicare to reimburse preventive cholesterol screening

BiDil demonstrates significant improvement in survival rates in African American heart failure patients

BiDil demonstrates significant improvement in survival rates in African American heart failure patients

Cranberry juice may help prevent gum disease

Cranberry juice may help prevent gum disease

ACE inhibitors not needed for many heart disease patients

ACE inhibitors not needed for many heart disease patients

Walnut supplementation favorably affects cholesterol and other lipids that are signs of cardiovascular risk

Walnut supplementation favorably affects cholesterol and other lipids that are signs of cardiovascular risk

People active in their 50s and 60s about 35 percent less likely to die in the next eight years

People active in their 50s and 60s about 35 percent less likely to die in the next eight years

Lipid Sciences' selective delipidation process demonstrates enhanced ability in removing cholesterol from cells

Lipid Sciences' selective delipidation process demonstrates enhanced ability in removing cholesterol from cells

Technology to determine a patient's response to aspirin therapy taken to prevent heart attacks

Technology to determine a patient's response to aspirin therapy taken to prevent heart attacks

Genetic testing can be used to distinguish between ischemic and nonischemic forms of heart failure

Genetic testing can be used to distinguish between ischemic and nonischemic forms of heart failure

Association between long-term air pollution exposure and the early stages of atherosclerosis

Association between long-term air pollution exposure and the early stages of atherosclerosis