Heart Disease News and Research

Latest Heart Disease News and Research

Benefits from diet lower in salt not limited to those with high blood pressure

Benefits from diet lower in salt not limited to those with high blood pressure

Mustard greens, cabbages, broccoli, cauliflower and brussels sprouts help to preserve cognitive abilities in ageing women

Mustard greens, cabbages, broccoli, cauliflower and brussels sprouts help to preserve cognitive abilities in ageing women

U.S. scientists have found the genetic basis for one form of sudden infant death syndrome

U.S. scientists have found the genetic basis for one form of sudden infant death syndrome

Tinned tuna lowers the risk of an irregular hearbeat

Tinned tuna lowers the risk of an irregular hearbeat

Iraqi child undergoes heart surgery in New York

Iraqi child undergoes heart surgery in New York

Physician task force sets out knowledge criteria for clinicians who want to consider themselves experts in this growing field

Physician task force sets out knowledge criteria for clinicians who want to consider themselves experts in this growing field

New type of cryogenic catheter

New type of cryogenic catheter

Most Americans ignorant to high cholesterol facts

Most Americans ignorant to high cholesterol facts

Ghrelin may help reduce obsesity in children with genetic disorder

Ghrelin may help reduce obsesity in children with genetic disorder

Older people fail to recognise the signs of cardiac arrest

Older people fail to recognise the signs of cardiac arrest

Updated guidelines for treatment of blood cholesterol

Updated guidelines for treatment of blood cholesterol

Findings alleviate concerns of physicians reluctant to prescribe beta-blockers because of cardiovascular adverse effects

Findings alleviate concerns of physicians reluctant to prescribe beta-blockers because of cardiovascular adverse effects

Fluoxetine, orlistat, and sibutramine can diabetics achieve significant weight loss

Fluoxetine, orlistat, and sibutramine can diabetics achieve significant weight loss

New guidelines for pulmonary arterial hypertension caution the use of calcium channel blockers

New guidelines for pulmonary arterial hypertension caution the use of calcium channel blockers

Increasing levels of growth hormone may be an effective treatment for HIV lipodystrophy

Increasing levels of growth hormone may be an effective treatment for HIV lipodystrophy

Stress may increase risk for the most common type of uterine cancer

Stress may increase risk for the most common type of uterine cancer

New hi-tech football shirt that alerts managers to players heart rate and hydration levels

New hi-tech football shirt that alerts managers to players heart rate and hydration levels

First successful gene therapy that mimics the action of calcium channel blockers

First successful gene therapy that mimics the action of calcium channel blockers

Dexrazoxane reduces heart damage caused by childhood leukemia treatment with doxorubicin (Adriamycin)

Dexrazoxane reduces heart damage caused by childhood leukemia treatment with doxorubicin (Adriamycin)

Evidence is emerging that adult stem cells from bone marrow have therapeutic potential for restoring cardiac cells

Evidence is emerging that adult stem cells from bone marrow have therapeutic potential for restoring cardiac cells