Heart Disease News and Research

Latest Heart Disease News and Research

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

Vitamin E appears to cut in half people's risk of bladder cancer

Vitamin E appears to cut in half people's risk of bladder cancer

Ephedra - herbal stimulant sales illegal as of Monday

Ephedra - herbal stimulant sales illegal as of Monday

Natural medication shown to not always be a safe alternative to synthetic medication

Natural medication shown to not always be a safe alternative to synthetic medication

Low carb diets should be avoided by growing children and adolescents

Low carb diets should be avoided by growing children and adolescents

A drug that improves function of retinal blood vessels may be able to reduce the risk of stroke

A drug that improves function of retinal blood vessels may be able to reduce the risk of stroke

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

University of Florida researchers have used a common gel to successfully deliver gene therapy to the diaphragm

University of Florida researchers have used a common gel to successfully deliver gene therapy to the diaphragm

Alcohol screening can spot addiction

Alcohol screening can spot addiction

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

Time-reversal acoustics research promises medical breakthroughs

Time-reversal acoustics research promises medical breakthroughs

Women with a history of pre-eclampsia are at increased risk of cancer

Women with a history of pre-eclampsia are at increased risk of cancer

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