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New York City attorney was the picture of good health, until his doctor detected...

A lifelong athlete who rowed for Brown University and enjoyed the occasional cycling road race, New York City attorney Lowell Chase thought of himself...

Cholesterol-lowering drugs linked to lower death in COVID-19

Statins are a recommended and common intervention for preventing cardiovascular events by reducing levels of lipoprotein cholesterol in the blood. During the pandemic, it has...

This ‘hunger hormone’ can improve heart health and metabolism

In a new study from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and Harvard, researchers found fasting levels of the "hunger hormone" ghrelin rebound after weight...

Broken heart syndrome is on the rise, especially among older women

Broken heart syndrome, a life-threatening condition whose symptoms mimic a heart attack, is on the upswing, according to new research that shows the sharpest...

Night shift work may increase risks of these heart problems

In a recent study published in the European Heart Journal, researchers found people who work night shifts are at increased risk of developing an...

Eating carbs may benefit women’s heart health

In a new study from Monash University, researchers found moderate carbohydrate intake and not saturated fat could provide a heart health benefits to women. Cardiovascular...

He used CPR in an emergency – then he became the emergency

Joe Farrell went to retrieve an errant golf ball when he came upon another player on the ground not breathing. The man's golfing partner was...

Cholesterol should be on everyone’s radar, beginning early in life

Exposure to high blood cholesterol over a lifetime can increase the risk for heart attack or stroke, and new scientific guidelines say managing this...

This inexpensive heart drug can help treat severe COVID-19

In a new study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, researchers found metoprolol, a drug widely used to treat heart...

She thought her dizziness, exhaustion came from being a mom

Their young sons in bed, Lucy Henglefelt and her husband, Adam, were cleaning their Sioux Falls, South Dakota, home to put it on the...