Mon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTCommuting to work on a bicycle reduces the risk of cardiovascular disease and death from all causes. Forget the bus, and get back in the saddle.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTThe commonly used antibiotic azithromycin is not linked to an increased risk of ventricular arrhythmia, an often life-threatening rapid, irregular heartbeat, according to a large study published in...
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 07:00:00 PDTNew study reveals how the mitochondrial power grid that distributes energy in heart muscle cells limits widespread damage from local failures.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTB vitamins can mitigate the impact of fine particle pollution on cardiovascular disease, according to new research conducted at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTAspirin use may not provide cardiovascular benefits for patients who have peripheral vascular disease, an analysis by University of Florida Health researchers has found.
Sat, 15 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new study investigates the link between the hot flashes experienced during menopause, and endothelial function in younger midlife and older women.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTResearchers have found that higher exposure to traffic-related air pollution may be associated with lower levels of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTChances of survival increased as amount of exercise rose.Exercise is associated with improved survival after a heart attack, according to research published in the European Journal of Preventive...
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new study examines the effects of eating fresh fruit among people with and without diabetes. Daily fresh fruit consumption may lower diabetes risk.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTWrist-worn activity trackers that measure heart rate with a light-emitting diode offer inconsistent heart rate data.
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTScientists at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) have found that a class of heart failure drugs might decrease low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol levels in patients who do not...
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new Scientific Statement issued by the Endocrine Society advises healthcare providers on ways to spot hormonal causes of high blood pressure that can be cured with surgery or treated effectively...
Sun, 09 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new observational study finds a correlation between the amount of gray hair in adult men and their risk of coronary heart disease.
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 08:00:00 PDTA new study examines the link between body surface area, age, and the risk of atrial fibrillation in more than 1.5 million Swedish women.
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTA study of nearly 720,000 hip and knee replacement patients has shown that clinicians should be aware of a patient's potential for post-operative complications relating to the digestive system as...
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTResults of a large randomized trial indicate that monthly high-dose vitamin D supplementation does not prevent cardiovascular disease, according to a study published by JAMA Cardiology.
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 08:00:00 PDTResearchers have associated fluctuations in body weight with greater risk of heart attack, stroke, and death for people with coronary heart disease.
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTTreating heart failure using muscle stem cells taken from the patient may be a viable option. A new study demonstrates its safety in human patients.
Tue, 04 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTFirefighters have an increased risk of dying from cardiovascular events. A study investigates why this might be the case and how it might be tackled.
Mon, 03 Apr 2017 07:00:00 PDTNew study suggests that measuring thyroid hormone level may help identify people at risk for atherosclerosis - the main cause of heart attack and stroke.
Mon, 03 Apr 2017 06:00:00 PDTInsomnia is associated with increased risk of heart attack and stroke, according to research published in the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology.
Mon, 03 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTResearchers call for post-traumatic stress disorder to be seen as a systemic condition, after linking it to at least 10 comorbidities.
Fri, 31 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDTIn a new analysis, patients with atrial fibrillation showed a substantially reduced risk of dangerous bleeding in the brain, known as intracranial hemorrhage, when taking the newer anticoagulant...
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTA doctor can identify some kinds of atrial fibrillation by looking at an EKG. Learn about their characteristics and how they are identified.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDTFurther evidence has been found by Universities of Leicester and Bristol researchers to suggest statins could "significantly reduce" the occurrence of blood clotting in certain parts of the body.