A new report estimates that nearly half of all US adults have some form of heart or blood vessel disease, a medical milestone that's mostly due to recent guidelines that expanded how many people have high blood pressure.
Brexit could result in thousands more people dying from heart disease, strokes and conditions like cancer as price rises for fruit and vegetables will make maintaining a healthy diet increasingly unaffordable, researchers have warned.
Specks of calcium in the heart's artery walls could signal early risk of cardiovascular disease, particularly in men from South Asian countries, including India, and may help develop treatment methods, researchers say.
Specks of calcium in the heart's artery walls could be an important prognostic marker of early cardiovascular disease in South Asians and may help guide treatment in this population, according to a study by researchers at UC San Francisco.
A psychological support intervention significantly reduced fear of progression among women with ovarian cancer, according to randomized study results presented at European Society for Medical Oncology Congress.