24 Mar 2015
Melbourne: Smoking in front of your kids puts them at higher risk of developing heart disease in adulthood, says a new study.
01 Apr 2015
New York: Folic acid supplements may be an inexpensive alternative for helping older adults to increase skin blood flow during heat waves and reduce cardiovascular events such as heart attack and stroke, suggests a new research.
19 Mar 2015
London: Bats are capable of making ultra-fast decisions about how to attack their prey - or maybe even call off the attack and it takes only milliseconds, finds a new research.
25 Feb 2015
New York: Driven by concerns of initiating a false alarm, young women tend to ignore or dismiss the earliest symptoms of an impending heart attack, such as pain, dizziness and delay in seeking emergency medical care, says new research.
24 Feb 2015
Melbourne: Intense anger could lead to an eight-fold increase in the risk of heart attack. A high level of anxiety also increases the risk by about nine times, says new research.
17 Feb 2015
New York: Most 'risk calculators' used to gauge a patient's chances of suffering a heart attack significantly overestimate the likelihood of a heart attack, warns a study.
26 Feb 2015
Helsinki: Frequent sauna use could reduce risks of a sudden cardiac death, research by the University of Eastern Finland has suggested.
18 Feb 2015
New York: Eating high-fat diet may protect the heart in the short run only, says a study with a warning that it is not a license to eat a lot of cheeseburgers and ice cream.
09 Feb 2015
Washington: There could soon be drug-based treatments for diseases as diverse as strokes, heart attacks and traumatic brain injuries as researchers have discovered a compound with the potential to halt the death of cells affected by these diseases.
19 Feb 2015
New York: Every minute of physical activity contributes to reducing risk of heart attack and coronary death in older adults with limited mobility, says a study.