Children with depression are more likely to be obese, smoke and be inactive, and can show the effects of heart disease as early as their … Read more
UC Davis Health system researchers have identified for the first time a biological pathway that is activated when blood sugar levels are abnormally high and … Read more
Among a group of women with symptoms of angina who were tested for a suspected coronary blockage, nearly 3 times as many black women as … Read more
A drug already approved to treat multiple sclerosis may also hold promise for treating cardiac hypertrophy, or thickening of the cardiac muscle–a disorder that often … Read more
Study shows clear benefits of a healthy diet, exercise, maintaining normal weight and not smoking A large, multi-center study led by Johns Hopkins researchers has … Read more
Scientific collaborators from Yale School of Medicine and University College London (UCL) have uncovered the molecular pathway by which new arteries may form after heart … Read more
Researchers at the Linda Crnic Institute for Down Syndrome and the University of Colorado School of Medicine have found that a single mechanism may underlie … Read more
Cutting down on salt and, at the same time, increasing levels of potassium in our diet will have major health and cost benefits across the … Read more
Women who are at risk for breast cancer may also be at greater risk for heart disease, new research has found. The majority of women … Read more
America’s heart and blood vessel health is far from ideal, according to data in the American Heart Association’s “Heart Disease and Stroke Statistical Update 2012,” published in Circulation: Journal of the American Heart Association.
The update provi…
Heart disease and stroke are emerging complications of treating prostate cancer with drugs to suppress testosterone production, yet standard management of the disease is ignoring this risk, warn specialists in a viewpoint published online in Heart.