By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 01/07/2014 - 21:36
A meta-analysis found that increasing amounts of caffeine consumption each day was linked to a decreasing risk of atrial fibrillation.
By John Ericson | Thu, 12/26/2013 - 16:24
The residents of the Cretan village of Anogia and its surrounding areas express a gene variation that appears to protect them from cardiovascular disease.
By Peter Sergo | Fri, 12/20/2013 - 16:35
A company that developed the most advanced artificial heart, Carmat, implanted their prosthetic in a patient for the fist time in France. The company hopes to market their invention by 2015.
By Lecia Bushak | Sat, 11/23/2013 - 21:34
Scientists believe they can bioprint an entire human heart within a decade.
By Matthew Mientka | Wed, 11/20/2013 - 18:02
A small study found that drinking coffee could improve blood circulation and heart function.
By Chris Weller | Wed, 11/20/2013 - 14:23
Australian doctors have devised a way to transplant a dead heart and reanimate it for up to four hours outside a patient's body.
By Lecia Bushak | Sat, 11/02/2013 - 15:28
Runners who are better trained are less likely to experience post-marathon heart complications.
By Lecia Bushak | Wed, 09/25/2013 - 20:15
Walking at a brisk rate each day can have long-term benefits for the heart and mind.
By Lecia Bushak | Sat, 09/21/2013 - 17:14
After a bartender incorrectly poured a Half and Half, a glassmaker came up with a solution to the beer problem.
By John Ericson | Thu, 08/15/2013 - 23:28
The internal rhythm of our heartbeat is a crucial component of self-consciousness, as it allows us to tell the self from the non-self.
By Lizette Borreli | Tue, 06/25/2013 - 12:26
Alleviate chronic illnesses and improve your overall health with water aerobics and professional tips from fitness instructors.
By Christie Rizk | Tue, 05/14/2013 - 18:35
Intense fits of anger can raise a person's risk for heart attack, a new study finds.
By Christie Rizk | Thu, 05/09/2013 - 12:00
In a new study, researchers describe how a protein called GDF-11 rejuvenated the hearts of old mice.
By Anthony Rivas | Mon, 05/06/2013 - 21:32
Duke biomedical engineers have built a live patch that they hope will be able to fix damaged hearts.