Heart Disease News and Research

Latest Heart Disease News and Research

Hugs and kisses halve risk of heart attack

Hugs and kisses halve risk of heart attack

Women get better picture on hormone replacement therapy

Women get better picture on hormone replacement therapy

Obese mothers increase likelihood of pre-eclampsia

Obese mothers increase likelihood of pre-eclampsia

Cancer rates have decreased in men and remained stable in women

Cancer rates have decreased in men and remained stable in women

NASA develops "Black Box" to monitor vital signs

NASA develops "Black Box" to monitor vital signs

Estrogen-alone hormone therapy had no effect on coronary heart disease risk

Estrogen-alone hormone therapy had no effect on coronary heart disease risk

Amount of adiponectin hormone lessens chance of heart attacks

Amount of adiponectin hormone lessens chance of heart attacks

Mercy Hospital opens new cardiovascular catheterization laboratory

Mercy Hospital opens new cardiovascular catheterization laboratory

Hospital stay for heart attack shortest ever

Hospital stay for heart attack shortest ever

Coronary stent drives Johnson & Johnson to record profits

Coronary stent drives Johnson & Johnson to record profits

Vitamin C can reduce levels of C-reactive protein, a marker of inflammation and chronic disease

Vitamin C can reduce levels of C-reactive protein, a marker of inflammation and chronic disease

Gene therapy helps damaged heart cells regain strength and beat normally

Gene therapy helps damaged heart cells regain strength and beat normally

Study shows link between cardiovascular disease and diabetes

Study shows link between cardiovascular disease and diabetes

Low carb diets should be avoided by growing children and adolescents

Low carb diets should be avoided by growing children and adolescents

Unique heart arrhythmia drug represents one of the first molecular-based therapies for heart failure

Unique heart arrhythmia drug represents one of the first molecular-based therapies for heart failure

Britain's NHS to buy large volume of mobile MRI scanners

Britain's NHS to buy large volume of mobile MRI scanners

Breast-feeding may protect against SIDS

Breast-feeding may protect against SIDS

Cinacalet helps control overactive thyroids, a major complication of advanced kidney disease

Cinacalet helps control overactive thyroids, a major complication of advanced kidney disease

Intensive diabetes management yields positive results

Intensive diabetes management yields positive results

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