Heart Disease News and Research

Latest Heart Disease News and Research

New teatment for intractable low blood pressure

New teatment for intractable low blood pressure

Cholesterol-lowering statin products may be the next class of drugs to go over the counter

Cholesterol-lowering statin products may be the next class of drugs to go over the counter

$4.5 million contract to develop heart assist devices for infants

$4.5 million contract to develop heart assist devices for infants

Serious allergic reactions in cancer patients require expert intervention

Serious allergic reactions in cancer patients require expert intervention

Sprouts and broccoli may reduce risk of high blood pressure

Sprouts and broccoli may reduce risk of high blood pressure

Wyeth to appeal $1 billion awarded to the family of a woman who died after using fen-phen diet drug

Wyeth to appeal $1 billion awarded to the family of a woman who died after using fen-phen diet drug

$11 million for lung injury research

$11 million for lung injury research

BioTime awarded a research grant for blood plasma volume expander

BioTime awarded a research grant for blood plasma volume expander

Women who have migraines with aura have a more than 50 percent increased risk of total stroke and 70 percent increase of ischemic stroke

Women who have migraines with aura have a more than 50 percent increased risk of total stroke and 70 percent increase of ischemic stroke

Heart disease and stroke hit younger in developing countries

Heart disease and stroke hit younger in developing countries

New Saint Louis University research sheds light on how obesity occurs

New Saint Louis University research sheds light on how obesity occurs

Smoking tobacco with a water pipe increasingly popular among women

Smoking tobacco with a water pipe increasingly popular among women

Injections of adult stem cells could repair hearts

Injections of adult stem cells could repair hearts

Cardiac Intensive Care Unit lowest heart attack rates in the state of Texas

Cardiac Intensive Care Unit lowest heart attack rates in the state of Texas

CellCept linked to reduced cancer incidence

CellCept linked to reduced cancer incidence

Socially deprived individuals are 44% more likely to develop heart failure

Socially deprived individuals are 44% more likely to develop heart failure

Marker predicts patients who are seven times more likely to die after suffering a heart attack

Marker predicts patients who are seven times more likely to die after suffering a heart attack

Transplant survival rates decreased significantly (43%) when patients had abnormal or diseased aortic valves before receiving an LVAD

Transplant survival rates decreased significantly (43%) when patients had abnormal or diseased aortic valves before receiving an LVAD

Expert calls for standard epinephrine doses when treating children in cardiac arrest

Expert calls for standard epinephrine doses when treating children in cardiac arrest

Fish oil reduces heart attack and blood vessel disease

Fish oil reduces heart attack and blood vessel disease