By Christie Rizk | May 14, 2013 06:35 PM EDT
Intense fits of anger can raise a person's risk for heart attack, a new study finds.
By Christie Rizk | May 09, 2013 12:00 PM EDT
In a new study, researchers describe how a protein called GDF-11 rejuvenated the hearts of old mice.
By Anthony Rivas | May 06, 2013 09:32 PM EDT
Duke biomedical engineers have built a live patch that they hope will be able to fix damaged hearts.
By Genevra Pittman | Dec 28, 2012 04:11 PM EST
Just over one in 12 U.S. service members who died in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars had plaque buildup in the arteries around their hearts.
By Makini Brice | Dec 19, 2012 04:55 PM EST
A study has found that stress can elevate your risk of a heart attack by 27 percent - the equivalent of smoking five cigarettes each day.
By Amber Moore | Dec 17, 2012 05:29 PM EST
Researchers have found a way to turn ordinary heart muscle cells into pacemaker cells just by inserting a gene.
By Christine Hsu | Dec 13, 2012 12:10 PM EST
If you've ever fainted, you could have heart trouble, new research suggests.
By Makini Brice | Nov 30, 2012 04:16 PM EST
Workouts should be limited to 50 minutes a day so that exercisers do not overexert their hearts.
By Makini Brice | Nov 20, 2012 01:02 PM EST
Two-year-old Ava Fenton may be called lucky when she starts attending school and she reveals that her parents never yell at her.
By Christine Hsu | Nov 06, 2012 12:41 PM EST
A new study revealed that baldness, earlobe crease or yellow fatty deposits around the eyelids, and other signs of aging could predict the risk of heart disease.
By Amber Moore | Nov 06, 2012 11:07 AM EST
New study found no association between multivitamins and lower cardiovascular disease risk.
By Amber Moore | Nov 06, 2012 10:47 AM EST
Donated cells work as good as own stem cells during heart tissue repair.
By Christine Hsu | Oct 17, 2012 05:58 PM EDT
The Czech man who survived for more than half a year without a heart has died at the age of 37.
By Amy Norton | Oct 04, 2012 10:27 AM EDT
People with heart disease who drink, even moderately, may have a slightly increased risk of a common heart rhythm problem.
By Christine Hsu | Oct 03, 2012 04:25 PM EDT
A 37-year-old man from Czech Republic recently became the first man to live without a heart for six months.