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Why many people quit cholesterol-lowering drug statins

Statins, drugs that lower cholesterol, are well-known for their effectiveness in preventing heart disease. However, they have been the subject of much discussion and...

Drinking coffee this way may protect you from heart disease, stroke

A new study from Semmelweis University brings encouraging news for coffee enthusiasts. The research suggests that drinking up to three cups of coffee a...

What you need to know about heart block

Heart block is a condition that affects the heart's electrical system, which controls the rate and rhythm of heartbeats. When this system is disrupted, it...

Research shows big causes of arterial blockages in the heart

Arterial blockages in the heart, also known as coronary artery disease (CAD), happen when the main blood vessels supplying the heart become damaged or...

Scientists find better way to manage high blood pressure in older people

High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, occurs when the force of blood against the walls of your arteries is consistently too high. Blood pressure...

This vaccine for older people could help prevent heart attack, stroke

Shingles, a painful skin condition caused by the same virus that causes chickenpox, may carry some unexpected risks, according to a recent study. For those...

Why blood pressure drug beta-blockers may harm women’s heart more

Researchers from the University of Bologna have discovered a significant concern regarding the use of beta-blockers, a medication commonly prescribed for high blood pressure,...

New development in heart failure medication

Heart failure is a condition where the heart cannot pump enough blood to meet the body's needs. This can lead to symptoms like shortness of...

Widely used blood pressure medications linked to bowel problems

High blood pressure is a common health issue affecting one in ten adults. It can lead to severe health problems like heart attacks and...

New diabetes drug shows promise for heart and kidney health

People with type 2 diabetes face a high risk of serious health issues such as heart attacks, strokes, heart failure, and severe kidney disease. However,...