New drug could help those with tough-to-treat cholesterol

New drug could help those with tough-to-treat cholesterol

People whose high cholesterol is resistant to treatment with statin drugs may soon have a new treatm...
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More protein and fewer calories help older people lose weight safely

More protein and fewer calories help older people lose weight safely

A high-protein, low-calorie diet helps older adult...
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New heart valve modeling technique enables customized medical care for patients

New heart valve modeling technique enables customized medical care for patients

Engineers at The University of Texas at Austin hav...
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New molecular player in heart enlargement due to cardiac disease

New molecular player in heart enlargement due to cardiac disease

In response to conditions such as high blood press...
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Faulty ‘brake’ interferes with heart muscle’s ability to contract and relax

Faulty ‘brake’ interferes with heart muscle’s ability to contract and relax

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is the most comm...
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Exposure to sugary breakfast cereal advertising directly influences children’s diets

Exposure to sugary breakfast cereal advertising directly influences children’s diets

High-sugar cereals are heavily promoted to childre...
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Giving birth associated with 14 percent higher risk of heart disease and stroke

Giving birth associated with 14 percent higher risk of heart disease and stroke

Giving birth is associated with a 14% higher risk ...
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Drugs to reduce cholesterol weaken the muscles and the nervous system

Drugs to reduce cholesterol weaken the muscles and the nervous system

What are the effects statins have on our muscles? ...
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