While number of cancer drugs rose, development of new heart medicines stalled, study finds
American Heart Association statement says it's not enough to move to boost health, you have to sit less
Still protected against diabetes, heart disease and breast cancer
Researchers discovered that 10 controllable risk factors account for 90 percent of all strokes worldwide.
But benefits of Pradaxa still outweigh risks for those with atrial fibrillation, experts say
For years, people have been told that low-dose aspirin can help reduce their risk of dying from a heart attack, stroke or cancer even if they are healthy. Now, this advice is being questioned.
Obese people who undergo weight loss surgery appear to reduce their risk of heart attack, stroke and death, Swedish researchers report.
Shorter hospital stays may be to blame, say researchers
Government task force held off on specific dose recommendations
Widely used statin drug helps lower bad cholesterol
Heart treatment might need to take gender into account, researcher says
In study, early morning hours were the worst time
Statins reduce heart risks without raising odds of cancer, other illnesses, research shows
The vitamin may increase stroke risk, researchers find
Dronedarone trial cut short after excess of deaths in patients with permanent form of atrial fibrillation
In early trial, it lowered LDL levels by up to 64 percent
Anxiety that cardio defibrillator will fire at wrong time inhibits sexual activity, study finds
Study of Washington state physicians, high school officials shows not enough are asking the right questions
The risk is highest among older people and those with a history of heart problems
While doing so lowers blood pressure, it might raise cholesterol, other risk factors for heart disease