Heart Disease News and Research

Latest Heart Disease News and Research

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

Common illnesses are associated with an increased risk of suicide in elderly people

Common illnesses are associated with an increased risk of suicide in elderly people

Researchers have recreated the ability of mammalian cells to self-organize

Researchers have recreated the ability of mammalian cells to self-organize

Retirees taking COX-2 anti-inflammatory drugs on a long-term basis also take aspirin therapy

Retirees taking COX-2 anti-inflammatory drugs on a long-term basis also take aspirin therapy

Possible therapeutic approach to lowering LDL cholesterol and homocysteine levels

Possible therapeutic approach to lowering LDL cholesterol and homocysteine levels

Cholesterol isn’t all bad

Cholesterol isn’t all bad

65 percent of America’s adults are overweight and 31 percent of adults are obese and at risk for chronic diseases

65 percent of America’s adults are overweight and 31 percent of adults are obese and at risk for chronic diseases

African Americans suffer from cardiovascular diseases at a rate about five times higher than the rest of the U.S. population

African Americans suffer from cardiovascular diseases at a rate about five times higher than the rest of the U.S. population

First robotic heart operations in the southern hemisphere

First robotic heart operations in the southern hemisphere

U.S. team to battle malaria in Peru

U.S. team to battle malaria in Peru

Accurately estimating the life expectancy of persons with advanced dementia

Accurately estimating the life expectancy of persons with advanced dementia

Exercise and fish oil supplement dramatically decreases risk of atherosclerosis

Exercise and fish oil supplement dramatically decreases risk of atherosclerosis

Untreated transient ischemic attacks put 21,000 Canadians at increased risk of death, stroke or heart attack

Untreated transient ischemic attacks put 21,000 Canadians at increased risk of death, stroke or heart attack

Foundation for poor heart health laid early in life

Foundation for poor heart health laid early in life

FDA warns against use of domperidone to increase milk production

FDA warns against use of domperidone to increase milk production

Better co-ordination needed to manage chronic diseases

Better co-ordination needed to manage chronic diseases

Study looks at between inhalation of small particles, reduced heart rate variability and death

Study looks at between inhalation of small particles, reduced heart rate variability and death

Antioxidants in fruits and vegetables, might reduce the risk of ischemic stroke

Antioxidants in fruits and vegetables, might reduce the risk of ischemic stroke