Heart disease

Okayama University research: Cardiac mechanosensitive integrator

Okayama, Japan - Researchers at Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine and co-workers across Japan have uncovered the crucial role played by ...

Hypoglycaemia increases cadiovascular risk

A new study has found that hypoglycaemia (abnormally low blood sugar levels) significantly increases the risk of cardiovascular disease and death in ...

Emory Healthcare cardiologist offers 10 ways to stay healthy and happy during the holiday season

The holidays often mean an abundance of festive food and lots of time with family and friends to reflect on what’s important and celebrate life. ... Full story

High fitness level reduces chance of developing hypertension

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American Heart Association Calls for FDA Regulation to Help Quell Upswing in Teen Use of E-Cigarettes

Washington, D.C. – American Heart Association CEO Nancy Brown issued the following comments today on the National Institute on Drug Abuse’s 2014 Monitoring the Future Survey: ... Full story

Low-glycemic diets may not improve cardiovascular outcomes when compared to high-glycemic diets

What :A study comparing low- and high-glycemic index diets found no significant difference between the two plans in reducing cardiovascular risk or reversing insulin resistance. ... Full story

Most patients don’t get counseling about sex after heart attack

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Women’s age at first menstrual cycle linked to heart disease risk

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Drug research targets fatal artery weakness

James Cook University scientists have been awarded more than $1.3 million to study a deadly condition that kills about 1000 Australians without warning every year. ... Full story

New, personalized online community helps patients live with dangerous heart rhythm

(DALLAS) — Many people experience a slight quivering or racing heart at some point and usually give it little notice. But for those diagnosed with atrial fibrillation (AFib), that irregular heartbeat can be a serious condition that can increase the risk of stroke and needs medical attention. ... Full story

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