Heart Disease News and Research

Latest Heart Disease News and Research

LVAD heart pumps improve survival in congestive heart failure patients

LVAD heart pumps improve survival in congestive heart failure patients

Almost half of the heart failure outpatients given standard questionnaires scored as being depressed

Almost half of the heart failure outpatients given standard questionnaires scored as being depressed

Study suggests that the vitamins, such as E, C, and beta carotene, could raise bad form of cholesterol

Study suggests that the vitamins, such as E, C, and beta carotene, could raise bad form of cholesterol

Researchers show link between periodontal and heart disease

Researchers show link between periodontal and heart disease

New radiology camera delivers sophisticated technology to Cambridge Medical Center patients

New radiology camera delivers sophisticated technology to Cambridge Medical Center patients

Bush on healthcare

Bush on healthcare

Warning to parents-to-be that non-medical ultrasounds are unapproved, inappropriate, and possibly even risky

Warning to parents-to-be that non-medical ultrasounds are unapproved, inappropriate, and possibly even risky

Dean of Columbia's dental school has issued a "call to action" on geriatric oral health

Dean of Columbia's dental school has issued a "call to action" on geriatric oral health

New research could reduce risk of strokes in younger people

New research could reduce risk of strokes in younger people

Males and females respond differently to brain injury

Males and females respond differently to brain injury

$9 billion cost of depression in senior citizens

$9 billion cost of depression in senior citizens

A test that examines facial weakness, arm weakness and speech disturbance allows paramedics to quickly and accurately identify stroke

A test that examines facial weakness, arm weakness and speech disturbance allows paramedics to quickly and accurately identify stroke

Elderly black male cancer patients stay in hospital longer than white

Elderly black male cancer patients stay in hospital longer than white

Sanitation measures are critical to preventing an outbreak of avian influenza

Sanitation measures are critical to preventing an outbreak of avian influenza

Researchers discover gene responsible for neonatal diabetes

Researchers discover gene responsible for neonatal diabetes

Addition of insulin sensitizer provides lipid benefits for patients with type 2 diabetes

Addition of insulin sensitizer provides lipid benefits for patients with type 2 diabetes

Long term soy diet can make a monkey agro'

Long term soy diet can make a monkey agro'

Stroke warning signs and risk factor recognition

Stroke warning signs and risk factor recognition

Functional genomics and proteomics may accelerate the discovery of new drugs and therapeutic molecules

Functional genomics and proteomics may accelerate the discovery of new drugs and therapeutic molecules

Stroke survivors have twice the risk of dementia compared to stroke-free men and women of the same age

Stroke survivors have twice the risk of dementia compared to stroke-free men and women of the same age