Heart Disease News and Research

Latest Heart Disease News and Research

Research shows that intense high dose cholesterol lowering drugs result in a major reduction in deaths and severe heart attacks

Research shows that intense high dose cholesterol lowering drugs result in a major reduction in deaths and severe heart attacks

Completion of the sequencing of human chromosome 19

Completion of the sequencing of human chromosome 19

Patients with coronary artery blockages can be treated safely using drug coated stents

Patients with coronary artery blockages can be treated safely using drug coated stents

Oral sildenafil improved exercise tolerance, cardiac output and quality of life in 22 patients with primary pulmonary hypertension

Oral sildenafil improved exercise tolerance, cardiac output and quality of life in 22 patients with primary pulmonary hypertension

Alzheimer's live about half as long as those of similar age without dementia

Alzheimer's live about half as long as those of similar age without dementia

Study Identifies Predictors of Alzheimer's Disease Longevity

Study Identifies Predictors of Alzheimer's Disease Longevity

Launch of The Oxford Genetics Knowledge Park by Matt Ridley

Launch of The Oxford Genetics Knowledge Park by Matt Ridley

Number of breaths given during CPR may be linked to survival

Number of breaths given during CPR may be linked to survival

Implantable defibrillator cuts heart attack risk of sudden death by 31%

Implantable defibrillator cuts heart attack risk of sudden death by 31%

Cordis Cardiology receives warning from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Cordis Cardiology receives warning from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Michigan opens new center to treat exposure to Vermiculite, Taconite, Asbestos

Michigan opens new center to treat exposure to Vermiculite, Taconite, Asbestos

New Study Links Passive Smoke to Heart Attacks

New Study Links Passive Smoke to Heart Attacks

New center enables genetic treatments and advances

New center enables genetic treatments and advances

Gene-rich human Chromosome 19 sequence completed

Gene-rich human Chromosome 19 sequence completed

Human Genome Sciences can begin cardiovascular disease research

Human Genome Sciences can begin cardiovascular disease research

Antarctic fish may aid cardiac research

Antarctic fish may aid cardiac research

First large-scale clinical trial of chelation therapy, a controversial treatment for heart disease

First large-scale clinical trial of chelation therapy, a controversial treatment for heart disease

Cardiac sympathetic denervation the heart’s control from the sympathetic nervous system

Cardiac sympathetic denervation the heart’s control from the sympathetic nervous system

Listening to music can ease osteoarthritis pain

Listening to music can ease osteoarthritis pain

Texan child receives world's first scaled-down heart pump or child ventricular assist device

Texan child receives world's first scaled-down heart pump or child ventricular assist device