Some Olympic athletes could be at risk while training and competing because of heart defects or dysfunction that they may not even know about, Italian researchers say.
An 11-year-old Illinois boy has become the youngest recipient of an artificial heart, which will help sustain his life until he gets a heart transplant match.
Scientists are developing a robotic sleeve that can encase a flabby diseased heart and gently squeeze to keep it pumping.
A dad claims that energy drinks led to his son’s death.
Every day, a slew of previously healthy people experience chest pains and go to the emergency room.
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People who don’t live in metropolitan areas of the United States are more likely to die from the five top causes of death, new federal data suggest.
Focusing on a handful of top prevention priorities can add years to life expectancy for everyone in a family, experts advise.
People with heightened activity in the amygdala, an area of the brain linked to stress, may be at greater risk of heart disease and stroke, scientists said on Thursday in research ...
When Ant and Beth Abbot were told their son Finn had congenital heart disease, they entered a period of overwhelming shock and emotion.