For people with severe aortic stenosis, surgery to repair or replace the damaged valve was formerly the only effective treatment– until this less invasive procedure came along.
There is a difference between a naturally aging heart and acquiring heart disease as you age.
(CHICAGO) — Following a heart attack, patients often are prescribed a beta-blocker, a drug that takes some of the stress off the heart. But the dosing for this medication has remained controversial, with some of…
WASHINGTON — A man under 55 is more likely to have a heart attack than a woman, but a woman who has one is far more likely to die of it. Researchers at the Yale…
The hearts of devoted fans work harder during big games, a study shows.
From the pages of science fiction to laboratories
around the world, scientists are making human
For a long time, the conventional wisdom was that
the cold weather was to blame for the rise in
heart-related deaths during the winter, but
recent research shows that is not necessarily the
Washington is a hotbed of stress. A local
cardiologist talks about how it can affect your