Heart Disease News and Research

Latest Heart Disease News and Research

Exposure to excess hormones in the womb increases risk of heart disease and diabetes

Exposure to excess hormones in the womb increases risk of heart disease and diabetes

Valsartan may reduce cardiac illness and death

Valsartan may reduce cardiac illness and death

Statins could be effective in relieving symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis

Statins could be effective in relieving symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis

FDA panel to review results of Guidant's heart failure trial

FDA panel to review results of Guidant's heart failure trial

Regular use of beta-agonist drugs for asthma could be endangering their patients

Regular use of beta-agonist drugs for asthma could be endangering their patients

Local NHS bodies show lack of vision

Local NHS bodies show lack of vision

Further evidence that a class of drugs that lower blood pressure are a treatment option for older people at high cardiovascular risk

Further evidence that a class of drugs that lower blood pressure are a treatment option for older people at high cardiovascular risk

Virtual reality helps people with stroke regain use of their upper limbs

Virtual reality helps people with stroke regain use of their upper limbs

Computer cluster helps understand how human cells and organs work

Computer cluster helps understand how human cells and organs work

No beneficial medical effects from liposuction

No beneficial medical effects from liposuction

Women are more likely than men to die from aortic dissection or tearing

Women are more likely than men to die from aortic dissection or tearing

Magnetic resonance spectroscopy identifies women with chest pain at high risk

Magnetic resonance spectroscopy identifies women with chest pain at high risk

Women's health study findings

Women's health study findings

74 percent of Americans support call for the Bush White House to lift restrictions on stem cell research

74 percent of Americans support call for the Bush White House to lift restrictions on stem cell research

Novel findings on treatments for childhood obesity and early polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in young girls

Novel findings on treatments for childhood obesity and early polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in young girls

Results from study of Rituxan in rheumatoid arthritis show promise

Results from study of Rituxan in rheumatoid arthritis show promise

Artichokes and beans full of antioxidants

Artichokes and beans full of antioxidants

The American Medical Association has moved forward in its fight against obesity

The American Medical Association has moved forward in its fight against obesity

Heart attack patients are discharged without evidenced-based, guideline recommended, life-prolonging therapies

Heart attack patients are discharged without evidenced-based, guideline recommended, life-prolonging therapies

Lower rates of sudden death among women may be related to gender differences in heart arrhythmias

Lower rates of sudden death among women may be related to gender differences in heart arrhythmias