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Washington, June 9 (ANI): A re-analysis of the data from a pivotal study of rosiglitazone found no increased risk of cardiovascular events associated with the controversial diabetes drug.
Alzheimer's drugs may reduce risk of heart attacks Jun 5, 3:15 pm
Washington, June 5 (ANI): Drugs commonly used to treat Alzheimer's disease may have another benefit: preventing heart attacks and premature death, a new study has suggested.
Why people on dialysis are likelier to have heart attack May 31, 11:23 am
Washington, May 31 (ANI): Scientists in Japan have discovered why patients, who are suffering from advanced kidney disease, and undergoing hemodialysis are at high risk to heart attacks and other cardiovascular complications.
New app could help diagnose heart attacks more quickly May 18, 10:58 am
Washington, May 18 (ANI): An experimental, inexpensive iPhone application transmitted diagnostic heart images faster and more reliably than emailing photo images.
Washington, May 16 (ANI): Young women most often have poor health and quality of life compared to men of same age before they suffer a heart attack, new research has claimed.
How to use aspirin to treat and prevent heart disease, cancers May 12, 9:41 am
Washington, May 12 (ANI): A Florida Atlantic University researcher has published a review for clinicians on the optimal utilization of aspirin to treat and prevent heart attacks as well as commentary on the cholesterol lowering drugs to prevent colorectal and other cancers.
Artery formation after heart attack discovered Apr 30, 1:16 pm
Washington, Apr 30 (ANI): Researchers from Yale School of Medicine and University College London (UCL) have uncovered the molecular pathway by which new arteries may form after heart attacks, strokes and other acute illnesses bypassing arteries that are blocked.
7 golden rules to live longer revealed Apr 29, 11:09 am
London, April 29 (ANI): A few simple changes to diet and lifestyle can protect you against a string of killer diseases and add years to your life, a landmark study has shown.
Washington, April 24 (ANI): Long term exposure to air pollution may cause heart attacks and strokes by speeding up atherosclerosis, or "hardening of the arteries", according to a study by U.S. researchers.
Eating watermelons helps lower blood pressure Apr 11, 12:28 pm
Karachi, April 11 (ANI): Watermelon can be an effective natural weapon against prehypertension, which is a major risk factor for heart attacks and strokes, a new study has revealed.
Washington, Mar. 22 (ANI): Excessive salt consumption contributed to 2.3 million deaths from heart attacks, strokes and other heart-related diseases throughout the world in 2010, researchers have claimed.
Mini 'blood labs' can help predict heart attack Mar 20, 1:34 pm
London, Mar. 20 (ANI): Scientists have created a microchip, which can be implanted under the skin, to give early-warning wireless readings of heart attacks.
Heart attacks and strokes may be as old as 4,000 years Mar 11, 12:03 pm
London, March 11 (ANI): Our ancestors who lived 4,000 years ago might have also suffered heart attacks and strokes like many people today, a new study of mummies has suggested.
Why some people tend to get heart attacks in winter Mar 8, 1:19 pm
Washington, Mar 8 (ANI): Cholesterol levels seem to fluctuate significantly with the change of seasons, which may leave some people with borderline high cholesterol at greater cardiovascular risk during the winter months, a study has revealed.
New injectable hydrogel repairs damage after heart attack Feb 21, 12:18 pm
Washington, February 21 (ANI): In a new study in pigs, University of California, San Diego bioengineers have shown that a new injectable hydrogel can repair damage from heart attacks, help the heart grow new tissue and blood vessels, and get the heart moving closer to how a healthy heart should.
Washington, February 21 (ANI): The positive effect of smoking cessation becomes noticeable within a short period of time, according to a new study.
Air pollution linked to early death in heart attack survivors Feb 20, 3:26 pm
Washington, February 20 (ANI): Air pollution is responsible for the sharp rise in deaths among patients who have been admitted to hospital with heart attacks, according to a new study.
New compounds protect heart cells during and after attack Feb 8, 1:43 pm
Washington, February 8 (ANI): Using two different compounds they developed, scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have been able to show in animal models that inhibiting a specific enzyme protects heart cells and surrounding tissue against serious damage from heart attacks.
Washington, Jan 6 (ANI): Losing your cool could be good for you, as according to a new German study, people who express their anger live two years longer on average, than those who bottle up their rage.
Washington, January 5 (ANI): A cocktail of three specific genes can reprogram cells in the scars caused by heart attacks into functioning muscle cells, and the addition of a gene that stimulates the growth of blood vessels enhances that effect, researchers say.
Deaths from heart attacks reduced to half as treatment improves Dec 26, 4:32 pm
London, December 26 (ANI): New statistics have revealed that deaths from heart attacks have halved in just eight years due to healthier lifestyles and better treatment.
Healthy diet cuts death risk for heart patients Dec 4, 1:57 pm
Washington, December 4 (ANI): A heart-healthy diet may help protect those with cardiovascular disease from recurrent heart attacks and strokes, according to new research.
8 surprising signs that reveal you're stressed out Dec 3, 2:35 pm
Washington, December 3 (ANI): Our body warns us when we're stressed out.
Washington, November 7 (ANI): Stem cell therapy improves heart function in patients who had previous heart attacks, according to researchers from the University of Louisville and Brigham and Women's Hospital.
'Smoke-free' laws reduce hospitalizations and deaths Nov 7, 10:52 am
Washington, November 7 (ANI): Laws that prohibit smoking at work and other public places result in significantly fewer hospitalizations for heart attacks, strokes, asthma and other respiratory conditions, a new UCSF analysis has found.
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