Take brisk walk every 30 minutes to reduce risk of heart disease

June 28, 2017 admin 0

The study found that people who spend increasing time sitting are at an increased risk of serious health problems like cardiovascular disease, diabetes or death […]

Cholesterol-lowering jab to help prevent heart disease

June 20, 2017 admin 0

Human trials of a cholesterol-lowering vaccine to help prevent heart disease are under way after successful studies in mice. Researchers at the Medical University of […]

Risk of aspirin-related bleeding is higher in the over-75s

June 18, 2017 admin 0

Proton pump inhibitors may reduce bleeding in the over-75s Aspirin is now mainly used as blood thinner “People over 75 taking daily aspirin after a […]

Heart disease: Using THIS type of steroid could trigger an attack

June 10, 2017 admin 0

HEART disease is one of the UK’s leading killers, and new research has found that a certain type of steroid may damage the heart. Steroids: […]

Scottish scientists to develop tools to stop heart attacks

June 4, 2017 admin 0

heart attack chest x-ray with ECGImage copyrightGJLP/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY Scientists at the University of Edinburgh are to lead a £1.8m project to develop a way […]

Heart attack symptoms – how the shape of your EARS could predict risk

May 31, 2017 admin 0

HEART attacks are a symptom of coronary heart disease – a health condition which can be caused by smoking, high cholesterol and high blood pressure. […]