A study on mice shows inhibiting a certain signaling pathway may allow the organ to simply mend itself.
Many of these issues go undetected until disaster strikes, at which point it's far too late to reverse the damage.
The use of nitroprusside and isoproterenol dropped by 53 percent and 35 percent over three years, as their prices skyrocketed by factors of ten.
Scientists have started a clinical trial to see whether a vaccine could reduce high cholesterol, which can lead to heart disease and other complications.
Scientists have found the risk of cardiovascular disease is still higher in obese people even if they are "metabolically healthy."
Doctors say it's not necessarily a healthy choice to adopt the gluten-free diet for no reason.
The Tsimane were five times less likely to develop hardened arteries compared with people living in the United States.
The mid-upper arm circumference 'could be a readily available and simple metric' for determining risk in older patients with heart disease.
The problem isn't Obamacare. It's the private markets for health insurance that create powerful incentives to avoid sick people.
Approximately 36 percent of Americans should be on statins or similar drugs, according to the CDC.
The findings are drawn from two lifestyle surveys that included questions about sleep habits.
Some of the best medicine is being practiced by doctors whose patients aren't human.