Worldwide, ischemic heart disease, stroke, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) claimed the most lives.
First menstrual cycle age linked to heart disease, stroke, and complications of high blood pressure.
Obese people without an overt manifestation of heart disease experience silent cardiac damage that fuels risk of heart failure in the future.
Type 2 diabetes and cardio-vascular disease often occur together and scientists have now discovered that the two diseases may be related.
People living in rural areas are at no greater risk of dying from heart disease than their urban counterparts, says a study.
A health study in US has found that excessive consumption of instant noodles by South Koreans was associated with risks for diabetes, heart disease or stroke.
Taking a daily tomato pill which improves the functioning of blood vessels may ward off heart disease, a new study has claimed.
Women with diabetes are at a 44 per cent higher risk of developing heart disease than men with the condition: Research
Stroke and heart attacks are the end products of progressive damage to blood vessels supplying the heart and brain.
Since February, 55-year-old Yashubai Patil was experiencing breathlessness. She was later diagnosed with ALCAPA.
Researchers at Louisiana State reached this conclusion after simulating the human digestive system in glass vessels.
The new research, a meta-analysis, examined 21 previously published studies and data involving 292,454 participants during an average 10.2 years of follow-up.
Study suggests married folks have fewer heart problems compared to singles.
The researchers analysed data from 72 unique studies with over 600,000 participants from 18 nations.
However, the association is not as clear in adolescents, an age group that is known to lack adequate sleep.