Examining patient records to pick out those at high risk of developing heart disease is cheaper and just as effective as screening all adults aged between 40 and 74, a British study showed on Monday.
Women who consume large amounts of certain high-carbohydrate foods increase their risk of heart disease, a study said Monday.
Women who suffer a heart attack are twice as likely as men to die within the following month because they receive different medical treatment than men, researchers recently said.
Stock market slides may hurt more than your savings. New research suggests they might prompt heart attacks.
Only half of patients at high risk of heart disease are given the right targets for cutting their cholesterol and millions may suffer heart attack or stroke due to doctors' poor advice, scientists said on Thursday.
Is vitamin D the next big thing in heart health? “I'm cautiously optimistic,” says Dr. Amit Khera, Director of the Preventive Cardiology Program at University of Texas-Southwestern Medical Center and chairman of the American Heart Association's State Advocacy Committee.
The Food and Drug Administration issued a warning Tuesday about potential heart risks when combining two HIV drugs.
British scientists have found a cheap and simple way of keeping vaccines stable, even at tropical temperatures, which they say could transform immunization campaigns in the developing world.
You've heard it before: to avoid a heart attack don't smoke, eat right and exercise. But it also may help to be happy, a new study says.