Bypass Boosts Survival In Heart Failure, 10-Year Study SaysHeart failure patients with clogged arteries have a better chance of surviving 10 years if they get bypass surgery plus medicine rather than just drugs alone, according to an international study.
Study Brings About Concerns For Using Niacin To Treat CholesterolNiacin, which is vitamin B3, has been prescribed for years to people with high cholesterol because it lowers the bad LDL (low density lipoproteins) and raises the good HDL (high density lipoproteins).
New Study Links Eating Nuts To A Longer LifeIs it nutty to think nuts could be linked to longer life? A study in the New England Journal of Medicine says the idea might not be so cracked up.
New Heart Attack Plan Being Put In Place For RegionEmergency care for heart attacks is getting a new focus.
Wheezing While Sick Could Mean A Higher Risk Of Asthma In KidsDoes your child wheeze when he's sick? If so, he could have a higher risk of asthma.
New Research Shows Mediterranean Diet Is Good For Heart HealthThe Mediterranean Diet has been around for some time, but Spanish research published Monday in the New England Journal of Medicine claims a 30 percent reduction in heart disease, primarily strokes, compared to those favoring a low-fat diet.
Study Finds Longer-Acting Birth Control Options More ReliableA new study on birth control finds longer-acting options are much more reliable.
Snacks In Moderation May Sabotage Your Diet Do you have a daily indulgence in your diet? Even in moderation, your everyday treat may sabotage your weight.
Infant Formula Could Play Role In Type I Diabetes