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Any exercise could lower heart disease risk in overweight people

In a new study, researchers found that for obese or overweight adults, any amount of exercise might lower the risk of developing heart disease...

Inherited high cholesterol may be common in people with heart disease

An inherited disorder that causes high cholesterol early in life appears to affect about 25 million people worldwide, but it is especially common among...

Scientists find a big risk factor for heart disease and fatty liver disease

In a new study, researchers have uncovered an unexpected connection between an imbalance of electrons in liver cells and many metabolic problems that increase...

Eating almonds could improve your blood vessel health

In a new study, researchers found that replacing popular snacks such as biscuits and crisps with almonds can improve endothelial function, a key indicator...

Why high-protein diets may harm your heart health

Phenylalanine is an amino acid found in many foods, including plant- and animal-based protein sources like meat, beans, and soy. In a recent study from...

Why eating fish could reduce risk of heart disease

In a new study, researchers found that consuming omega 3 primarily through fish, but also in supplements containing these fatty acids, can reduce the...

This multi-drug therapy could help people with heart failure live 6 years longer

In a new study, researchers found that a multi-drug therapy could extend lifespan up to six years and eight years free from heart death...

Popular COVID-19 drugs have serious side effects, may damage heart health

In a new study, researchers found that COVID-19 drugs hydroxychloroquine and azithromycin may have a serious impact on the heart and are a potentially...

Scientists discover new causes of irregular heartbeat

In a new study, researchers found hundreds of new links between people's DNA and the heart's electrical activity. The results could one day lead to...

These drugs may help reduce risk for ‘broken heart’ syndrome

Broken heart syndrome is a temporary heart condition that’s often brought on by stressful situations and extreme emotions. The condition can also be triggered by...

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