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Christmas Shopping May Increase Your Heart Rate by 33%

Christmas Shopping May Increase Your Heart Rate by 33%

Christmas shopping apparently increases one’s heart rate by 33%. This is in fact equivalent to running a full-fledged marathon....

Nov 16 2016, 11:45am CST

Marijuana Use can Weaken Heart Muscle, Says Study

Marijuana Use can Weaken Heart Muscle, Says Study

Active marijuana users are twice as likely to develop a rare heart condition that affects heart muscles....

Nov 13 2016, 9:30pm CST

Extra Heat in the Kitchen may Increase Heart Attack Risk

Extra Heat in the Kitchen may Increase Heart Attack Risk

It has been found that extra hot temperatures in the kitchen may trigger a heart attack....

Nov 5 2016, 6:16am CDT

Mount St. Helens has a Cold Heart

Mount St. Helens has a Cold Heart

Mount St. Helens has a frigid core as has been revealed by explosives that have blasted the exterior to reveal the interior env...

Nov 2 2016, 10:37am CDT

NASA's Crab Nebula Image Shows Eerie Glow of a Dead Star Which has a Heart Beating

NASA's Crab Nebula Image Shows Eerie Glow of a Dead Star Which has a Heart Beating

The star ‘Crab Nebula’ had previously exploded after going supernova but its pulse still beats with rhythmic precision...

Oct 29 2016, 2:35am CDT

Air Pollution Leads to Heart Diseases by Damaging Blood Vessels

Air Pollution Leads to Heart Diseases by Damaging Blood Vessels

It seems that air pollution may be bad for the cardiovascular system. Both the heart and blood vessels may be harmed thanks to...

Oct 27 2016, 11:52am CDT

Heart Surgery Patients at Risk of Infection due to Contaminated Devices

Heart Surgery Patients at Risk of Infection due to Contaminated Devices

It appears to be the case that a fairly large number of patients undergoing cardiac surgery are prone to infections that can pr...

Oct 14 2016, 9:36am CDT

Ancient Stars Found in Milky Way's Heart for the First Time

Vista Finds Ancient Stars in Milky Way's Heart for the First Time

Ancient stars called RR Lyrae discovered in the centre of the Milky Way. The discovery suggests they may be the oldest star rem...

Oct 13 2016, 9:14am CDT

Pluto’s Heart Possibly Has a Hidden Salty Ocean

Pluto’s Heart Possibly Has a Hidden Salty Ocean

There happens to be the possible existence of a hidden salty ocean beneath the planet Pluto’s heart....

Sep 26 2016, 5:51am CDT

Genetic Tool Created to Identify Risk of Heart Disease

Genetic Tool Created to Identify Risk of Heart Disease

London, Sep 24 (IANS) To identify individuals at risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) much earlier and improve its prevent...

Sep 24 2016, 6:33am CDT

What Made Mysterious Heart on Pluto

What Made Mysterious Heart on Pluto

Apparently there seems to be the case that there is a reason behind the enigmatic heart shape on Pluto’s surface....

Sep 20 2016, 10:57am CDT

The Beat2Phone Wearable Analyzes Your Heart on the Go

The Beat2Phone Wearable Analyzes Your Heart on the Go

Researchers in Finland have developed a mobile app and thumb-sized wearable device that accurately measures the user's heart r...

Sep 20 2016, 4:38am CDT

Regular Exercise could Cut Medical Costs for Heart Patients

Regular Exercise could Cut Medical Costs for Heart Patients

Exercise can help save up to $2,500 annually, according to a study...

Sep 11 2016, 6:22am CDT

Low Diastolic Blood Pressure Damages Heart

Low Diastolic Blood Pressure Damages Heart

The medical doctors have warned that very low diastolic blood pressure has been shown to cause heart problems in patients....

Sep 2 2016, 10:08am CDT

Mediterranean Diet Lowers Death Risk for Heart Patients

Mediterranean Diet Lowers Death Risk for Heart Patients

It is being said that the Mediterranean diet is the ideal nutritional regimen for CV disease sufferers. Their risk of dying is...

Aug 30 2016, 7:00am CDT

CPAP Machines Do Not Prevent Heart Attacks in Sleep Apnea Patients, Study Finds

CPAP Machines Do Not Prevent Heart Attacks in Sleep Apnea Patients, Study Finds

Clinical trial shows no reduction in heart attack or stroke events in patients with moderate to severe sleep apnea and existing...

Aug 29 2016, 6:03am CDT

Heart Failure Among the Aged may Triple by 2060

Heart Failure Among the Aged may Triple by 2060

Heart failure among people who are aged above 60 is set to triple by 2060, a new study has found."Heart failure is a common co...

Aug 28 2016, 7:37pm CDT

Low Socioeconomic Status a Factor for Heart Attack

Low Socioeconomic Status a Factor for Heart Attack

Low socio-economic status can increase the chances of getting a second heart attack or stroke, according to new research.The s...

Aug 28 2016, 4:24am CDT

Sit Less and Move More to Reduce Heart Attack Risk

Sit Less and Move More to Reduce Heart Attack Risk

It has been found that sitting all day long may contribute to the risk of a heart attack. It is better to incorporate some move...

Aug 16 2016, 7:50am CDT

Most US Children Do Not Have Ideal Heart Health, Says Study

Most US Children Do Not Have Ideal Heart Health, Says Study

American Heart Association says nearly 91 percent of children in the United States do not meet the standards of ideal heart hea...

Aug 14 2016, 2:15pm CDT

Fish Oil Boosts Recovery after Heart Attack

Fish Oil Boosts Recovery after Heart Attack

New study says omega-3 fatty acids from fish oil may help healing after heart attack...

Aug 2 2016, 8:37am CDT

Apollo Lunar Astronauts Show Greater Heart Disease Mortality due to Deep-Space Radiation

Apollo Astronauts Mostly Die due to Heart Disease

It is being said that the radiation found in outer space may have harmed astronauts’ hearts....

Jul 29 2016, 5:59am CDT

High Fat Mediterranean Diet Cuts Risk of Breast Cancer, Diabetes and Heart Disease

High Fat Mediterranean Diet Cuts Risk of Breast Cancer, Diabetes and Heart Disease

A high fat Mediterranean nutritional regimen is very healthy for those who want the benefits of a good diet....

Jul 19 2016, 7:57am CDT

New Ironman Triathlon World Record Holder Jan Frodeno Uses Cosinuss In-Ear Temperature and Heart Rate Monitor

New Ironman Triathlon World Record Holder Jan Frodeno Uses Cosinuss In-Ear Temperature and Heart Rate Monitor

Temperature management during training is an important aspect that few athletes have discovered. New Ironman Triathlon World Re...

Jul 18 2016, 8:51am CDT

Heart Failure after first Heart Attack may increase Cancer Risk

Heart Failure after first Heart Attack may increase Cancer Risk

People who develop heart failure after the first heart attack have higher chances of getting diagnosed with cancer, reveals a...

Jul 18 2016, 12:22am CDT

FDA Approves World’s First Absorbable Stent to Heart Disease

FDA Approves World’s First Absorbable Stent to Heart Disease

The FDA has given the green signal to the marketing and usage of the world’s first absorbable stent....

Jul 11 2016, 7:57am CDT

Hubble Captures 'Beating Heart' of the Crab Nebula

Hubble Captures 'Beating Heart' of the Crab Nebula

NASA's Hubble Space Telescope peers deep into the core of one of most historic and extensively studied remnants of a super...

Jul 11 2016, 2:23am CDT

Aerobic Exercises Restore Protein Quality in Heart Failure

Aerobic Exercises Restore Protein Quality in Heart Failure

Aerobic exercises such as brisk walking, running, jogging or swimming is likely to restore the cardiac protein quality control...

Jul 10 2016, 11:20pm CDT

My heart with family, says Zuckerberg In Response to Facebook Live Streamed Shooting

My heart with family, says Zuckerberg In Response to Facebook Live Streamed Shooting

Reacting to the fatal shooting of a black man in Minnesota which went viral on social media after it was uploaded on Facebook...

Jul 8 2016, 12:03am CDT

Diabetes Increases Chances Heart Attack Death by 50%

Diabetes Increases Chances of Heart Attack Death by 50%

Diabetes is such a vicious disease that it increases the chances of cardiac arrest by 50%....

Jun 23 2016, 10:54am CDT

Overweight Adolescents at high Risk of Heart Failure

Overweight Adolescents at high Risk of Heart Failure

Men who are overweight in their adolescence are at an increased risk of heart failures in their middle age, reveals a new study...

Jun 20 2016, 4:34am CDT

Long Work Hours Cause Cancer and Heart Attack in Women

Long Work Hours Cause Cancer and Heart Attack in Women

It has been found that lengthy career hours cause everything from cancer to heart attack in females....

Jun 16 2016, 11:12am CDT

Diabetes Drug Lowers Risk of Heart and Kidney Diseases

Diabetes Drug Lowers Risk of Heart and Kidney Diseases

A new diabetes medicine is reported to slash chances of other ailments such as CV disease and kidney problems....

Jun 14 2016, 5:08am CDT

Disrupting Tiny Liver Protein Can Cause Heart Disease

Disrupting Tiny Liver Protein Can Cause Heart Disease

Scientists have identified for the first time a tiny liver protein that when disrupted can lead to cardiovascular disease as we...

Jun 12 2016, 9:37am CDT

US Man Lives 18 Months Without a Heart

US Man Lives 18 Months Without a Heart

A Michigan resident survived for over a year on an artificial heart device which he carried around in a backpack....

Jun 11 2016, 7:07am CDT

Married People are More Likely to Survive Heart Attack Than Singles

Married People are More Likely to Survive Heart Attack Than Singles

Study says married people have 14% greater chances of surviving heart attack than single people. The length of their stay in ho...

Jun 9 2016, 7:45am CDT

Shift Workers are at Greater Risk of Heart Disease, Says Study

Shift Workers are at Greater Risk of Heart Disease, Says Study

Lake of sleep and disturbed sleep cycle increases the heart disease risk....

Jun 7 2016, 7:01am CDT

What Keeps Pluto's Icy Heart Beating

What Keeps Pluto's Icy Heart Beating

In a discovery that points to exciting geological activity on a distant cold planet billions of miles from the Earth, NASA scie...

Jun 3 2016, 4:49am CDT

Professor killed in UCLA shooting was developing virtual heart

Professor killed in UCLA shooting was developing virtual heart

Los Angeles, June 2 (IANS) Professor William Klug, identified as one of the victims in the murder-suicide shooting incident at...

Jun 2 2016, 1:00pm CDT

Patients with Severe Obesity Suffer from Infections After Heart Surgery

Patients with Severe Obesity Suffer from Infections After Heart Surgery

It has been found that patients with severe obesity tend to suffer from infections after heart surgery. The morbid obesity seem...

Jun 2 2016, 6:39am CDT