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17

Jul

Gene therapy transforms heart cells into ‘biological pacemaker’A virus carrying a heart muscle gene helps to regular heart rhythms, but more tests on animals are needed before this method can be attempted on humans.

Gene therapy transforms heart cells into ‘biological pacemaker’
A virus carrying a heart muscle gene helps to regular heart rhythms, but more tests on animals are needed before this method can be attempted on humans.

30

Apr

Eating more fiber may help prolong life after heart attackThe study’s results highlight how combining changes in lifestyle and diet with medication can improve a heart attack survivor’s quality of life.

Eating more fiber may help prolong life after heart attack
The study’s results highlight how combining changes in lifestyle and diet with medication can improve a heart attack survivor’s quality of life.

17

Mar

Wearable ‘heart sock’ recognizes a heart attack before it startsBreakthrough new device fits snugly over your heart and monitors it for irregularities.

Wearable ‘heart sock’ recognizes a heart attack before it starts
Breakthrough new device fits snugly over your heart and monitors it for irregularities.

03

Feb

5 numbers to know about heart healthKnowing these five numbers can help you and your doctor get a sense of your health today and your health in the future.

5 numbers to know about heart health
Knowing these five numbers can help you and your doctor get a sense of your health today and your health in the future.

11

Sep

Why a positive attitude is good for heart healthA positive outlook may reduce levels of stress hormones and inflammatory markers that contribute to heart problems.

Why a positive attitude is good for heart health
A positive outlook may reduce levels of stress hormones and inflammatory markers that contribute to heart problems.

30

Nov

Why impatience may hurt your heartImpatience breeds stress and anxiety, and chronic existence of both can cause overload of hormones to damage arteries.

Why impatience may hurt your heart
Impatience breeds stress and anxiety, and chronic existence of both can cause overload of hormones to damage arteries.

04

Jun

Extreme exercise hurts the heartNew research shows that participating in endurance events such as marathons may cause structural damage to the heart and large arteries.

Extreme exercise hurts the heart
New research shows that participating in endurance events such as marathons may cause structural damage to the heart and large arteries.

27

Jun

New artificial heart keeps you alive without a pulsePatients equipped with breakthrough new artificial heart technology would produce no heartbeat and no pulse, thus appearing dead.

New artificial heart keeps you alive without a pulse
Patients equipped with breakthrough new artificial heart technology would produce no heartbeat and no pulse, thus appearing dead.