Latest Blood flow Stories

2009-10-26 14:35:42

What causes blood cells to deform, and how does deformation affect blood flow?

2009-06-23 13:50:00

Italian researchers have discovered that human blood flow and respiratory rates can follow the pace of music, which suggests that doctors could one day use music as part of rehabilitation for patients suffering from heart disease or stroke.

2009-01-13 09:00:00

OTTAWA, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ - Researchers at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI) have successfully grown blood vessels in damaged muscle tissue by injecting a biomaterial developed specifically to attract new cells and support regeneration.

2008-12-01 14:02:49

Older adults who exercise regularly show increased cerebral blood flow and a greater number of small blood vessels in the brain, according to findings presented today at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA).

2008-11-12 16:47:41

US researchers reported on Tuesday that the enjoyment of listening to music may also benefit the human heart.

2008-06-25 00:02:49

U.S. researchers say a key protein drives the clogging of arteries and that lowering levels of the protein opens arteries. Dr. Bradford C.

2008-01-07 12:10:00

People who experience brief periods of blocked blood flow may be better conditioned to survive a full-blown heart attack later.

2006-01-26 15:30:00

Drinking two cups of caffeinated coffee decreases blood flow to the heart during exercise, researchers report.

2006-01-20 11:15:00

Sitting through a funny movie seems to be as good for your heart as running through the park, a small study suggests.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.