Heart Disease News and Research

Latest Heart Disease News and Research

Hypertension treatment could reduce hemorrhagic strokes by nearly 30 percent

Hypertension treatment could reduce hemorrhagic strokes by nearly 30 percent

New medical device indentifies abnormal heart rhythms called atrial fibrillation

New medical device indentifies abnormal heart rhythms called atrial fibrillation

Pacemaker-type device and medicines reduce hospital stays and death rates

Pacemaker-type device and medicines reduce hospital stays and death rates

Hospitalisation for angina and chest pain has risen dramatically in the last decade

Hospitalisation for angina and chest pain has risen dramatically in the last decade

Scientists believe that the dog genome holds a wealth of information that will benefit human health

Scientists believe that the dog genome holds a wealth of information that will benefit human health

Diabetes drug improves metabolic changes associated with HIV combination therapy

Diabetes drug improves metabolic changes associated with HIV combination therapy

Researchers to study link between diabetes and early dementia

Researchers to study link between diabetes and early dementia

Obese women more likely to have pregnancy complications and caesarean sections than women of average weight

Obese women more likely to have pregnancy complications and caesarean sections than women of average weight

Antioxidant vitamins A, C and E are unlikely to prevent heart disease and other diseases such as cancer

Antioxidant vitamins A, C and E are unlikely to prevent heart disease and other diseases such as cancer

Public health groups strongly support bipartisan FDA tobacco legislation

Public health groups strongly support bipartisan FDA tobacco legislation

A genetic variant (MTHFR C677T) puts half the population at increased risk of neural tube defects

A genetic variant (MTHFR C677T) puts half the population at increased risk of neural tube defects

Dietary supplement reduces body fat mass in overweight adults by as much as nine percent

Dietary supplement reduces body fat mass in overweight adults by as much as nine percent

Study has important implications for African Americans who suffer from high blood pressure

Study has important implications for African Americans who suffer from high blood pressure

CRT implantable defibrillators significantly reduce hospitalization rates and extend lives

CRT implantable defibrillators significantly reduce hospitalization rates and extend lives

Enteric-coated aspirin is less potent than plain aspirin

Enteric-coated aspirin is less potent than plain aspirin

Financially burdened patients more likely to die after coronary revascularization

Financially burdened patients more likely to die after coronary revascularization

Anti-clotting treatment underused at many hospitals

Anti-clotting treatment underused at many hospitals

Exercise reverses signs of artery disease in obese children

Exercise reverses signs of artery disease in obese children

About one in 35 adult Americans is at high risk of coronary heart disease

About one in 35 adult Americans is at high risk of coronary heart disease

Higher volume may not guarantee higher quality angioplasty and stenting

Higher volume may not guarantee higher quality angioplasty and stenting