16 Jun 2015
London: When it comes to health of your heart, a bad night's sleep could be as bad as smoking. Researchers have found that sleep disturbances may double the risk of heart attack and stroke in men.
21 May 2015
New York: People with obesity and bad cholesterol levels are more likely to die from cardiovascular disease than people who do not suffer from it, says a study.
05 May 2015
London: People suffering from rheumatoid arthritis are at increased risk of heart disease and about a fourth of them are likely to have a surprise heart attack, a new research has found.
07 May 2015
Seoul: South Korean researchers have developed a simple thermometer-like device to diagnose heart attacks that could make detecting whether one has had a heart attack or not a lot easier and cheaper.
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.
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.
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.
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.