New research in pigs showcases a treatment that may help people recover after a heart attack. The therapy may succeed where previous methods have failed.
A new study investigates cholesterol levels across decades. It concludes that high levels in young adulthood can impact heart disease risk later in life.
A widowmaker heart attack occurs when a blood clot or cholesterol deposit blocks the left anterior descending artery. Learn more here.
Recent research suggests that mammograms may help identify women at risk of heart failure by revealing the presence of calcium buildup in breast arteries.
Blood thinners help reduce the risk of blood clots and heart disease. Learn more about the different types and their effects in this article.
A new analysis concludes that eating more legumes may reduce heart disease risk. However, according to the authors, the evidence is not of high quality.
A new study suggests that some occupations may increase women's risk of cardiovascular problems. Chief among these seems to be jobs in the care sector.
A new Brazilian study has found that stress arising from balancing work and family life can detrimentally affect women’s cardiovascular health.
New research finds that frequent low alcohol consumption, such as one daily drink, has a higher risk of atrial fibrillation than infrequent binge drinking.
La insuficiencia cardíaca congestiva sistólica es cuando el corazón no bombea suficiente sangre, impidiendo que otros órganos reciban la que necesitan. La enfermedad tiene 4 etapas y puede ser grave. Se trata con cambios en el estilo de vida y medicamentos.