A new study shows that working night shifts in conjunction with day shifts can slightly affect worker's health resulting to a higher risk of developing coronary heart disease compared to those who do not have rotating shifts.
new research shows that sleep loss can also have detrimental effects on cholesterol metabolism, leading to higher risk of cardiovascular diseases.
The so-called Mediterranean Diet, eating lots of fish, plenty of fruits and vegetables, portions of whole grains, and very little meat, can help people with heart disease prevent heart attack and stroke.
Most people find satisfaction in isolation, but a new study shows that loneliness associated with social isolation can be dangerous to one's health.
Medical practitioners often recommend replacing saturated fat with vegetable oil when cooking to decrease cholesterol and prevent heart disease. However, a new study shows that the reduce saturated fats in vegetable oil can only lessen cholesterol but does not help in the prevention of heart disease.
For years, the baboons rejected the pig hearts, but recent findings show that there is hope in this technology. A baboon lived for more than two years without rejecting the transplant, surpassing the longest record of 298 days.
It might just take a few months to recover from a broken heart caused by failed relationships and break ups, but a literal broken heart caused by a sudden death of your better half might take some time to heal.
A new study presented at the American College of Cardiology conference in Chicago revealed that waist circumference is a better indicator of heart disease than the body mass index (BMI).
A researcher from the University of Illinois has found a direct link between time outdoors and good health. Feeling relaxed in the great outdoors allows the body to invest more into supporting the immune system.
Kissing bugs, also known as assassin bugs, carry a parasite linked to a disease that threatens the heart and GI tract. A recent study found that Texans may now be at a higher risk of being infected.
Chocolate may be the key to lowering heart disease and stroke risk, according to a new study.
Heart attack and stroke continue to be the top fatal diseases in the United States, and according to new research, they may be linked to poor sleep quality.
Peanuts and other nuts have been linked to lower death rates, according to a new study. Curiously, the same cannot be said when eating peanut butter.
You might think that only high levels of air pollution above the EPA standard are dangerous, but new research shows that even low-level air pollution poses a risk to the human population, and is linked to death.