Heart Disease News and Research

Latest Heart Disease News and Research

Obesity makes surgery more difficult and risky

Obesity makes surgery more difficult and risky

Streptococcus bacteria uses sword and shield to fight white blood cells

Streptococcus bacteria uses sword and shield to fight white blood cells

Overweight children up to five times more likely to suffer a heart attack or stroke before age of 65

Overweight children up to five times more likely to suffer a heart attack or stroke before age of 65

Link between elevated blood sugar levels in diabetics and increased risk of life-threatening forms of cardiovascular disease

Link between elevated blood sugar levels in diabetics and increased risk of life-threatening forms of cardiovascular disease

FDA approval for small vessel cobalt chromium coronary stent

FDA approval for small vessel cobalt chromium coronary stent

Fathers' occupational exposures may play an important role in the development of birth defects

Fathers' occupational exposures may play an important role in the development of birth defects

Inflammation could have important implications for modern-day health care

Inflammation could have important implications for modern-day health care

New culprit behind the brain injury suffered by stroke victims

New culprit behind the brain injury suffered by stroke victims

A misconception that eating wasabi decongests the nose

A misconception that eating wasabi decongests the nose

Oral appliances effective in treating obstructive sleep apnea

Oral appliances effective in treating obstructive sleep apnea

Further study is needed before link between gastroesophageal reflux disorder and otitis media can be firmly established

Further study is needed before link between gastroesophageal reflux disorder and otitis media can be firmly established

Coronary angioplasty within 24 hours of medical therapy could improve the outcome for heart-attack patients

Coronary angioplasty within 24 hours of medical therapy could improve the outcome for heart-attack patients

Health insurance plans extend efforts to end tobacco use

Health insurance plans extend efforts to end tobacco use

Celacade shown to reduce risk of death and hospitalization in patients with advanced chronic heart failure

Celacade shown to reduce risk of death and hospitalization in patients with advanced chronic heart failure

Beer possesses the same antioxidant benefits as red wine

Beer possesses the same antioxidant benefits as red wine

Cancer drug effective at treating lupus

Cancer drug effective at treating lupus

Helping seniors in times of trauma

Helping seniors in times of trauma

Current methods of delivering health care to kids are woefully unable to cope with a pediatric disease pendulum

Current methods of delivering health care to kids are woefully unable to cope with a pediatric disease pendulum

Red Bull energy drink does not improve a person’s physical performance

Red Bull energy drink does not improve a person’s physical performance

Estimates may overstate toll of sudden cardiac death

Estimates may overstate toll of sudden cardiac death