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1 hr ago | Journal Watch
The American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association have issued a focused update to their 2012 guideline on diagnosing and managing patients with stable ischemic heart disease .
4 hrs ago | Fox News
Hormone-replacement therapy started soon after menopause seems safe and lowers some markers of heart-disease risk while significantly reducing hot flashes, according to a multicenter trial published in the Annals of Internal Medicine on Monday.
8 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog
A new technique for repairing the most common cardiac birth defect in newborns, commonly referred to as "a hole in the heart," has been used successfully to mend the condition in six premature infants without subjecting the tiny patients to open-heart surgery.
13 hrs ago | Circulation
Correspondence to Iftikhar J. Kullo, MD, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St Southwest, Rochester, MN 55905.
Drugs that have been investigated to increase so-called "good" cholesterol may not prevent deaths, heart attacks or strokes as many hoped, according to a new analysis.
Running for just a few minutes each day can reduce the risk of dying from heart disease, research has shown.
People who run in their spare time, even if it's not very fast or very far, tend to have a lower risk of dying from heart disease or from any cause than non-runners, according to a new study.
If you have a job that keeps you sitting at a desk all day, you may want to get up and move around.
Clinical judgement, combined with an electrocardiogram and blood test on arrival, is effective in reducing unnecessary hospital admissions for chest pain, a new study shows.
The iPOWER study aims at determining whether routine assessment of coronary microvascular dysfunction in women with angina and no obstructive coronary artery disease is feasible and identifies women at risk.
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It is common knowledge that obesity increases the risk of numerous health problems, including heart disease and diabetes.
Newswise - July 25, 2014 - There's a "critical need" for research and innovative new strategies to address health disparities and to improve health outcomes across all groups of people with cardiovascular disease, according to a special symposium feature in the August issue of The American Journal of Medical Sciences , official journal of the ... (more)
We are all exposed to radiations. Such exposure can be harmless at very low doses but damage our health above certain thresholds.
A new study finds that children without predisposing risk factors for heart disease were at increased risk for heart problems after taking typical stimulants prescribed for ADHD .
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 05:42 pm
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