Caring clergy should refuse to co-operate. Too many congregations will serve as virus multipliers, writes Peter Storey.
Showers early. Decreasing cloudiness. Mild.
A new study found that women under age 55 often have more variation in heart attack symptom combinations than men.
The use of two common medicines may reduce the risk of a fatal or non-fatal heart attack in grief-stricken people.
After several midiagnoses, an angiogram showed two of Ashli Stewart's major arteries had a 100% and 70% blockage.
This elderly man was found dead with his head in a rubbish bin the day before he’d would have turned 80.
Researchers found that individuals who ended up developing heart disease had a significantly increased risk of future cancer.
One reason why women are at much greater risk of a major heart attack is that smoking may lower their levels of oestrogen, which has been shown to protect against narrowing of the arteries.
Researchers found people with higher cardiovascular risk scores were more likely to report they tired faster. The association was stronger among people who were obese and had high blood pressure.
In a study, women who had frequent hot flashes had twice the risk of heart trouble.
Even though he was a fit, competition dancer and choreographer, Nigel Lythgoe only realised that he needed to take care of his heart health after suffering a heart attack.
New research shows that skipping breakfast and eating dinner late in the evening are linked with poorer outcomes after a heart attack.
According to Harvard researchers we need to be eating a diet that's mostly plant-based and full of minimally processed, whole foods.
'A healthy waist measurement is important for preventing future heart attacks and strokes, no matter how many preventive drugs you may be taking or how healthy your blood tests are.'
There's increasing evidence that certain pollutants are associated with cardiac disease, heart attacks and stroke.
But you'll need help - or be able to interpret an electrocardiogram.
New research suggests that patients with moderate depression are much more likely to drop out of cardiac rehabilitation than those with no or mild symptoms.
According to a recent study, heart attacks with both gradual and abrupt symptoms are a medical emergency and require urgent help.
Today is World Heart Day, and here’s why it’s time we all paid attention to the heart disease epidemic.
Because the signs and symptoms of a heart attack can vary so much from one person to another, it's important to know all of them.
The human heart releases troponin – a specific protein experts use to identify heart damage – and researchers claim to have found higher levels of it in long-distance walkers.
New research suggests that just one DNA change occurring 2 to 3 million years ago may be to blame for humans being the only species that get heart attacks linked to clogged arteries.
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