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Being fit may not be enough to protect you from heart disease

However, the good news is that cardiovascular disease is treatable.

03 Sep 2018 8:30 PM

Exposure to toxic metals linked to cardiovascular diseases

Here is what a new study has found.

30 Aug 2018 9:01 AM

Women with heart diseases should give birth within 40 weeks

A delivery plan should be devised at 20-30 weeks.

27 Aug 2018 9:03 AM

Inadequate sleep may fuel cardiovascular diseases in men

There has been conflicting evidence on whether short sleep is associated with a greater chance of having a future cardiovascular event.

27 Aug 2018 8:33 AM

Small effects from millions of genes may add up to new risk-screening tool

Putting them all together into a 'polygenic' risk profile can identify many more people with higher than average odds of getting sick.

22 Aug 2018 6:18 PM


Consistent moderate drinking could lower heart disease risk

Here is what a new study has found.

22 Aug 2018 3:40 PM

Major breakthrough: Scientists develop drug that prevents weight

If the pill does become effective, it will help reduce the risk of heart disease, cancer, diabetes and even dementia.

22 Aug 2018 11:33 AM

Do you get up to pee in the night? It could be a sign of a killer disease

Well, while it may seem like nothing, getting up to pee in the middle of the night could also be a sign of a deadly disease.

18 Aug 2018 12:50 PM

Here's how heart disease affects men and women differently

The biology and physiology of both men and women are significantly different.

17 Aug 2018 4:40 PM

Smokers better off quitting, even with weight gain: Study

Researchers explain how your health improves, even if you gain weight.

16 Aug 2018 12:26 PM


Getting too little sleep may 'age' the heart

Heart age is defined as the predicted age of a person’s vascular system based on their cardiovascular risk profile.

15 Aug 2018 10:55 AM

Egg a day may reduce risk of heart diseases: Study

Researchers examined the associations between egg consumption and cardiovascular disease.

13 Aug 2018 12:34 PM

Beware! Binge drinking may put your heart at risk

Binge drinking rates are at an all-time high.

10 Aug 2018 11:15 AM

Being overweight may up heart disease risk: Study

Recall-by-genotype is novel and exploits the random allocation of genes at conception.

04 Aug 2018 3:41 PM

Transgender people more prone to heart disease risk, finds study

Hormone therapy may be the reason why.

03 Aug 2018 4:07 PM


HIV infection doubles heart disease risk: Study

The virus is also thought to raise fat levels in the blood and affect the body's ability to regulate sugar levels.

19 Jul 2018 5:57 PM

HIV infection doubles heart disease risk, says study

Analysis of global figures, published in Circulation, reveals HIV-associated cardiovascular disease has more than tripled in past 20 years.

19 Jul 2018 5:02 PM

Why smog should not be your excuse to skip workouts

Exercise is good for your heart irrespective of air pollution, researchers say.

19 Jul 2018 12:58 PM

More evidence that omega-3 supplements lack heart benefits

Taking them in supplement form does little to protect against heart disease.

19 Jul 2018 11:37 AM

Women's fertility may be related to heart disease risk factors

For women who have problems conceiving, it might be useful to check lipids, especially if they have someone in family with higher lipids.

17 Jul 2018 8:38 AM