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Watch Out!!! Sex Might Cause a Heart Attack!!!

According to the US researchers, sudden episodes of average to intense physical activities like jogging or even having sex can significantly increase heart attack risk. […]

High-Fiber Diet Keeps the Heart Healthy

Latest research from the Northwestern Medicine states that a fiber-rich diet can be vital for the health of the heart in the long run. Young […]

Does Diabetes Drug Rosiglitazone Raise Risk of Heart Ailments?

3.8 million prescriptions of the type 2 diabetes drug rosiglitazone is given in the United States annually. The drug is believed to raise the complications […]

Cholesterol Lowering Drugs for Thrombosis Soon

Researchers from the School of Biological Sciences, University of Reading have discovered that the protein LXR has dual role to play. Decrease in its level […]

How Pollution Affects Diabetic Patients

It is a known fact that the particles in the polluted air cause heart and lung complications. But, the exact mechanism is not understood yet. […]

Pecan Diet Can Reduce LDL by 33 Percent

Researchers from the Loma Linda University have found that nutrients presents in pecans can reduce the risk of heart ailments. The results of the study […]

Progestin-Only Contraceptives Not Linked to Heart Attacks

A new study published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, breaks the misconcept that women on contraceptive pills are at a higher risk […]

Genetic Screening Test Underway for Hypertension

One out of three Americans suffers from high blood pressure. Yale University researchers have identified two genes which are responsible for this prevalent disorder of […]

Chocolate Can Increase Good Cholesterol Levels and Benefit the Heart

According to a report published in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, chocolates can protect the heart against diseases. The scientists reported that chocolates […]

Treatment for Heart Failure Prevention More Effective in Females than Males

A study conducted by the scientists at the Boston Scientific and the University of Rochester Medical Center, says that women are more benefited from CRT-D […]

Heart Problem Solved Without the Risky Open-Heart Surgery

Oregon Health & Science University Doernbecher Children’s Hospital has successfully implanted the pulmonary heart valve. The Cardiac team did not use the open-heart surgery for […]

Artificial Arteries Grown in the Laboratory

Researchers from the University of Pittsburgh have recently succeeded in growing artificial arteries using the muscle cells of baboons. The results of the study are […]

Stem Cell Therapy for Heart Ailments in Children

Children born with heart diseases do not survive for long even after the surgery. They succumb to heart failures in most of the cases. Researchers […]

FDA Approved Blood Test to Predict Heart Ailments

One out of every three heart disease patient dies. A major hindrance in the treatment process is that existing blood test only reveals whether a […]

Genetic Damage Due to Smoking Within Minutes of Inhalation

According to a study published in the journal Chemical Research in Toxicology, published by the American Chemical Society, The adverse effects of smoking starts the […]