Normal blood pressure increases life expectancy

According to a new research a normal blood pressure readings up to a late age (50 years) may add […]

Late menopause linked with longer life

A recent large study indicates that women who go through menopause later may have a somewhat longer life expectancy.

The […]

Arthritis patients are at increased risk of CAD (coronary artery disease)

According to a new study, rheumatoid arthritis patients are at higher risk for coronary artery disease as compared to […]

Obesity increases complication rates after joint surgery

A new study shows that any comorbidity (including obesity, hypertension and diabetes) increases the chances of complication rates for […]

Painkillers increase heart attack risk

A new study reports indicate that high doses of NSAIDs (Non-Steroidal Anti Inflammatory Drugs) and COX-2 inhibitors significantly increases […]

Treating the side effects of bypass surgery

From the inception of cardiac bypass surgery, up to 25% patients have been plagued with a dangerous heart rhythm […]

Enlarged heart more common in blacks

Although recent studies have suggested that blacks compared with whites have an increased prevalence of left ventricular hypertrophy, it […]

Blood test for screening of stroke risk

Recent advances in cardiovascular science indicate that inflammatory processes play an important role in the etiology of cardiovascular diseases. […]

Even low dose of aspirin raises clotting risk

According to a new study report, even very low dosage of aspirin taken regularly can increase the bleeding risk. […]

Excess stress can lead to unexplained cardiac arrest

A new study suggests that emotional stress may be a trigger of otherwise unexplained cases of cardiac arrest. The […]