Study Raises Concerns Over Safety of Implanted Heart Pump
Clots are arising at increasing rate for people using the HeartMate II device, although reasons are unclear
FDA to Lift Restrictions on Diabetes Drug Avandia
Not all experts are happy with granting wider access to the troubled medication, however
Study Finds Links Between Psoriasis, Heart Failure
Researchers recommend screening psoriasis patients for heart risks
Healthy Eating Benefits Heart Failure Patients, Study Says
Low-sodium diet lowered high blood pressure after 3 weeks
Mental State Influences Readmission After Heart Failure Treatment, Study Says
Memory problems, use of antidepressant linked to early hospital return
New Method Cuts Radiation During Pacemaker Procedure: Study
Electromagnetic tracking system reduces time that live X-rays are needed during device implantation
According to the American Heart Association, coronary heart disease is the leading cause of death in women.
How well do you know your heart? This article provides a basic understanding of the heart’s anatomy.
Most Americans survive a first heart attack but are at increased risk for another one. By taking action, however, they can significantly reduce their chances for a second heart attack.
What is blood pressure? This article defines blood pressure, addresses risk factors, and gives tips for reducing high blood pressure.
Are you making heart-healthy choices? This article provides suggestions for heart-healthy living.
Are you at risk for heart disease? This article suggests actions to reduce your chances of developing heart disease.