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2015-03-04 08:09:05

Enjoying a few cups of coffee each day could reduce your risk of heart disease by keeping your arteries from becoming clogged, according to a new Korean-led study published online Tuesday in the international peer-reviewed journal Heart.

2014-07-23 16:28:13

Innovative Technology Adds To Company's Leading Portfolio of Treatment Options for Coronary Artery Disease MARLBOROUGH, Mass., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing to advance the

2014-02-03 08:27:54

Prevention is the best medicine WASHINGTON, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Your heart is the engine of your body.

2014-01-14 11:00:16

A study led by researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine shows that one of the most widely used systems for predicting risk of adverse heart events should be re-evaluated.

2013-12-23 12:11:55

A new study shows that coronary artery calcium (CAC) screening, an assessment tool that is not currently recommended for people considered at low risk, should play a more prominent role in helping determine a person's risk for heart attack and heart disease-related death, as well as the need for angioplasty or bypass surgery.

2013-12-13 13:28:28

Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation research cardiologist Dr. Michael Miedema is the lead author of a paper published by Circulation – Cardiovascular Imaging, a journal of the American Heart Association, that suggests a connection between an adult's height and the prevalence of coronary artery calcium (CAC), a direct marker of plaque in the arteries that feed the heart.

Coronary Artery Disease Often Neglected In Women Despite High Risks
2013-07-30 11:15:15

Although coronary artery disease (CAD) causes as many deaths in women as it does men, preventative recommendations, such as lifestyle advice, aspirin and lipid-lowering therapy are still suggested less for women than men who are at the same risk.

Scientists Link Genetic Contributor To Heart Disease Risk
2013-06-18 19:28:45

Researchers have identified a potential genetic contributor that leads to an increased risk of heart disease in men.


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