Until it was shut down by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Fort McClellan Army base in Anniston, Alabama, among its many functions, served as a site for the Army’s Chemical, Biological,...
Polish medical experts say that the preserved heart of 19th century composer Frederic Chopin shows signs of tuberculosis and possibly some other lung disease.
A new study has found that patients prescribed a generic statin are more likely to stick to their medication regimen than those treated with a brand-name drug.
Abbott's Absorb dissolving heart stent proved as safe and effective one year after being placed in a diseased artery as the company's market-leading Xience drug coated metal stent with a...
A new app is making it easier to donate blood.
A new study has found that taking a 5-minute walk for each hour you sit could reverse the damage to leg arteries and reduce the risk for heart disease.
French company Carmat confirmed on Monday that it had fitted a second patient with one of its artificial hearts and would continue its clinical trials on two more patients.
Researchers have found that even stored human blood is not immune to the effects of ageing.
A man who suffered a heart attack on an airplane was saved by a three passengers— a doctor, a policeman and a pharmacist— with the aid of resuscitation equipment and drugs
A low-carbohydrate diet is better for losing weight and may also be better for lowering the risk of heart disease than a low-fat diet, according to a new study.