New research using a genetic analysis called Mendelian randomization links insomnia genes to a greater risk of heart disease and stroke.
A new study suggests that some occupations may increase women’s risk of cardiovascular problems. Chief among these seems to be jobs in the care sector.
CoQ10 is a natural chemical that carries out a many vital roles in the body. Some people may take supplements to correct a CoQ10 deficiency.
Angioplasty is a medical procedure that opens a blocked or narrowed artery close to the heart. Learn about the procedure, the types, recovery, and risks
Understanding blood pressure readings can be confusing if a person does not know what the numbers mean. This article explains the numbers in more detail.
A heart attack is a common cause of chest pain, but women may have different symptoms than men. Learn about the causes, diagnosis, and treatment
A recent study showed that an enriched fish oil supplement reduced inflammation by increasing certain anti-inflammatory molecules in the blood.
Recent evidence suggests that insufficient sleep may mediate the link between a low socioeconomic status and a higher risk of coronary heart disease.
A new analysis concludes that eating more legumes may reduce heart disease risk. However, according to the authors, the evidence is not of high quality.
Blood thinners help reduce the risk of blood clots and heart disease. Learn more about the different types and their effects in this article.