Latest Cardiovascular diseases Stories
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.
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