Heart Health

This bad sleep habit may increase heart disease risk

Despite increasing awareness of how critical sleep is to our health, getting a good night's rest remains increasingly difficult in a world that's always...

Regular tub bathing linked to lower heart disease risk

In a new study, researchers found that regular tub bathing is linked to a lower risk of death from heart disease and stroke. And the...

Soy-rich foods like tofu may help lower heart disease risk

Eating tofu and other plant-based proteins may have more health benefits than people realize, according to new research. Foods like tofu that are rich in...

New drug may prevent cancer therapy from damaging the heart

The commonly used chemotherapy drug doxorubicin can damage the heart muscle, in some cases leading to heart failure. In a new study, researchers found that...

Stress could trigger a second heart attack

Stress can be caused by financial woes, work pressures, relationship issues, illness or even natural disasters or health crises like the emerging coronavirus. In a...

How to prevent a second heart attack or stroke in the COVID-19 pandemic

As hospitals, health professionals and healthcare systems, governments and leaders work to reduce community spread of the coronavirus in the U.S. and protect the...

Eating more protein could help reduce heart rhythm disorder in women

In a new study, researchers found that women who ate slightly more than the recommended daily amount of protein were significantly less likely to...

Listening to music 30 minutes a day could benefit people with heart attack

In a new study, researchers found that patients who suffered episodes of chest pain soon after a heart attack, known as early post-infarction angina,...

Women have heavier burden of chest pain, but less artery narrowing

In a new study, researchers found that women with coronary artery disease that reduces blood flow and oxygen to the heart muscle (ischemia) have...

What heart patients should know about coronavirus

The coronavirus should have everyone's attention by now, health experts say. And people with heart disease have extra reasons to be alert. COVID-19, which was...

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Scientists tap unused energy source to power future smart sensor networks

The electricity that lights our homes and powers our appliances also creates small magnetic fields that are present all around us. Scientists have developed a...

On Mars or Earth, biohybrid can turn CO2 into new products

If humans ever hope to colonize Mars, the settlers will need to manufacture on-planet a huge range of organic compounds, from fuels to drugs,...

Hubble Telescope finds best evidence for elusive mid-size black hole

New data from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope have provided the strongest evidence yet for mid-sized black holes in the Universe. Hubble confirms that this...

COVID-19 is here. How long will it last?

With COVID-19 case numbers climbing dramatically in the United States and millions of people sheltered in their homes to help quell the outbreak, many...

The pros and cons of radiotherapy for cancer: will it work for you?

In a new paper, researchers suggest that women undergoing radiotherapy for many cancers are more likely than men to be cured, but the side...

This new treatment could improves blood sugar, liver health in type 2 diabetes

In a new study, researchers found that people with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes who underwent a novel, minimally invasive, endoscopic procedure called Revita...