Heart Disease News and Research

Latest Heart Disease News and Research

Over half of older adults hospitalized for heart disease also have reduced kidney function

Over half of older adults hospitalized for heart disease also have reduced kidney function

Cornelia de Lange syndrome gene discovered

Cornelia de Lange syndrome gene discovered

First license to begin research involving therapeutic cloning

First license to begin research involving therapeutic cloning

Valsartan may reduce cardiac illness and death

Valsartan may reduce cardiac illness and death

Statins could be effective in relieving symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis

Statins could be effective in relieving symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis

FDA panel to review results of Guidant's heart failure trial

FDA panel to review results of Guidant's heart failure trial

Regular use of beta-agonist drugs for asthma could be endangering their patients

Regular use of beta-agonist drugs for asthma could be endangering their patients

Further evidence that a class of drugs that lower blood pressure are a treatment option for older people at high cardiovascular risk

Further evidence that a class of drugs that lower blood pressure are a treatment option for older people at high cardiovascular risk

Computer cluster helps understand how human cells and organs work

Computer cluster helps understand how human cells and organs work

Women are more likely than men to die from aortic dissection or tearing

Women are more likely than men to die from aortic dissection or tearing

Magnetic resonance spectroscopy identifies women with chest pain at high risk

Magnetic resonance spectroscopy identifies women with chest pain at high risk

Novel findings on treatments for childhood obesity and early polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in young girls

Novel findings on treatments for childhood obesity and early polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in young girls

Results from study of Rituxan in rheumatoid arthritis show promise

Results from study of Rituxan in rheumatoid arthritis show promise

Heart attack patients are discharged without evidenced-based, guideline recommended, life-prolonging therapies

Heart attack patients are discharged without evidenced-based, guideline recommended, life-prolonging therapies

Lower rates of sudden death among women may be related to gender differences in heart arrhythmias

Lower rates of sudden death among women may be related to gender differences in heart arrhythmias

NICE guides new treatments for prostate cancer, drugs misuse, osteoporosis and heart failure

NICE guides new treatments for prostate cancer, drugs misuse, osteoporosis and heart failure

Atrial fibrillation may be hereditary

Atrial fibrillation may be hereditary

Asian Indian men more at risk of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease

Asian Indian men more at risk of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease

High resolution imaging greatly aids physicians treating irregular heart beats

High resolution imaging greatly aids physicians treating irregular heart beats

Link between adult leg length and coronary heart disease in women

Link between adult leg length and coronary heart disease in women