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Stress may link depression and heart disease

Stress may link depression and heart disease

In a new study, researchers found stress may lead to inflammation in the body, which links heart disease and depression. The research was conducted by...
Healthy blood pressure may protect older people from brain damage

Healthy blood pressure may reduce brain damage in older people

In a new study, researchers found lowering blood pressure in older age could help prevent worsening brain damage. The research was conducted by researchers at...

Common food addictive in coffee could raise your blood pressure

In a recent study, researchers found that a common food additive, phosphates, could raise blood pressure and pulse rates in healthy young adults. The study...
This diabetes drug may benefit people with heart failure

This diabetes drug may benefit people with heart failure

In a new study, researchers found diabetes drug dapagliflozin could benefit patients with heart failure. The benefits are especially obvious in people with weak ejection...
This kidney surgery could help treat high blood pressure

This kidney surgery could help treat high blood pressure

In a new study, researchers found one type of surgery could help lower high blood pressure in patients. The surgery called 'renal denervation’ targets the...
Compounds in coffee may help limit prostate cancer growth

Compounds in coffee may help limit prostate cancer growth

In a new study, researchers discovered some compounds in coffee may help inhibit the growth of prostate cancer. The research was conducted by Japanese researchers...
Physiotherapy may be best to treat back pain

Physiotherapy may be best to treat back pain

In a new study, researchers found physiotherapy is an important and effective way to treat chronic back pain. However, many people cannot get sufficient care...
New guidance for preventing heart disease and stroke

New guidance for preventing heart disease and stroke

In a newly published guidance, researchers give recommendations about how to prevent stroke and heart attack effectively. The recommendations include eating a heart-healthy diet, taking...

Why this common blood pressure drug may increase skin cancer risk

In a recent study, Danish researchers found that one of the most common drugs for high blood pressure is linked to increased risk of...
8 tips for women to prevent heart disease

8 tips for women to prevent heart disease

Recent studies have shown that heart disease in women can be different from that in men. Currently, in the U.S., more women die from heart...