Doctors joke that if you're going to have a heart attack, the safest place would be at a big national gathering of heart specialists. But a new study suggests some older hospitalized heart patients may fare better when these doctors aren't around.
A new study reports one of the biggest potential advances against heart failure in more than a decade -- a first-of-a-kind, experimental drug that lowered the chances of death or hospitalization by about 20 per cent.
Ever felt like your neighbour's antics could drive you to an early grave? Well, there may be reason for concern, said researchers who reported a link Tuesday between having good neighbours and a healthier heart.
Canadian researchers say they’ve shed new light on a 'genetic basis' for higher blood pressure in women -- something that could help identify which women are at greater risk for heart disease later in life.
People with a glucose-tolerance problem -- a driver of diabetes and cardiovascular disease -- can cut the risk of heart attack or stroke by simply walking an additional 2,000 steps per day, a study said on Friday.
Here’s another reason why breakfast may truly be the most important meal of the day: Men who regularly reported skipping breakfast had a higher risk of heart attack or fatal coronary heart disease, according to a new study.