Heart Disease News and Research

Latest Heart Disease News and Research

As the saying goes “breast milk is best”

As the saying goes “breast milk is best”

Children with mild asthma can lose lung function

Children with mild asthma can lose lung function

Pacemakers and defibrillators can be safe for use in magnetic resonance imaging machines

Pacemakers and defibrillators can be safe for use in magnetic resonance imaging machines

Half of the complications and deaths due to in-hospital DVT can be prevented with once daily dalteparin

Half of the complications and deaths due to in-hospital DVT can be prevented with once daily dalteparin

Scripps Encinitas Program helps brain-injury patients regain living skills

Scripps Encinitas Program helps brain-injury patients regain living skills

The NHS is effectively being privatised

The NHS is effectively being privatised

Third of heart failure patients face increased risk of death because they do not receive an angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor

Third of heart failure patients face increased risk of death because they do not receive an angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor

CV Therapeutics initiates approval-enabling trial of drug to treat chronic angina

CV Therapeutics initiates approval-enabling trial of drug to treat chronic angina

FDA has granted orphan drug designation to Myogen's ambrisentan, for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension

FDA has granted orphan drug designation to Myogen's ambrisentan, for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension

Children should be screened for high blood pressure at age 3

Children should be screened for high blood pressure at age 3

Antioxidant pills do nothing to prevent cardiovascular disease

Antioxidant pills do nothing to prevent cardiovascular disease

Smart gene therapy might effectively prevent the organ damage commonly suffered by heart attack victims

Smart gene therapy might effectively prevent the organ damage commonly suffered by heart attack victims

New alternative offered by physicians to help patients who suffer from heartburn

New alternative offered by physicians to help patients who suffer from heartburn

Connection between air pollution and cardiovascular disease

Connection between air pollution and cardiovascular disease

Isolated soy protein shown to benefit type 2 diabetics

Isolated soy protein shown to benefit type 2 diabetics

Hormone previously identified in the venom of the green mamba snake may play role in stroke research

Hormone previously identified in the venom of the green mamba snake may play role in stroke research

Researchers have secured more than $19.4 million for their work on cardiovascular and liver diseases and HIV/AIDS

Researchers have secured more than $19.4 million for their work on cardiovascular and liver diseases and HIV/AIDS

Typical warning signs for sleep apnea

Typical warning signs for sleep apnea

Warning for counterfeit drugs simvastatin and carisoprodol recently imported from Mexico

Warning for counterfeit drugs simvastatin and carisoprodol recently imported from Mexico

Study shows blood transfusions during heart surgery appear to increase death risk

Study shows blood transfusions during heart surgery appear to increase death risk