Latest Cardiovascular diseases Stories
North Carolina's coordinated, regional systems for rapid care improved survival rates of patients suffering from the most severe heart attack.
Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) researchers recently uncovered a brain signaling pathway responsible for regulating the renal excretion of sodium.
Micah True, legendary ultra-marathoner, died suddenly while on a routine 12-mile training run March 27, 2012.
Indiana University researchers found that the highly active middle-aged subjects in their study appear to avoid the arterial stiffening -- when arteries become less compliant as blood pumps through the body -- that typically comes with aging.
250,000 people in the U.S. die from sudden cardiac arrest every year. Now, a genetic variant in a cardiac protein could be linked to heart rhythm dysfunction.
Every single town in Australia has been rated on its proximity to cardiac care, before and after a heart attack.
Aggressive efforts to lower blood pressure in people with diabetes are paying off – perhaps too well.
- A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
- One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.