coronary artery disease
The latest news on coronary artery disease
Outcomes for non-emergency coronary procedure were similar among hospitals in Massachusetts study
LONDON (AP) — Even without modern-day temptations like fast food or cigarettes, people had clogged arteries some 4,000 years ago, according to the biggest-ever hunt for the condition in mummies.
Reasons why it may be performed
Reason for link between teeth, gums and heart health is still unclear, researcher says
The greater the exposure, the higher the odds of calcium build up in coronary arteries, researchers say
Study found those who did charity work had lower body fat, cholesterol levels than those who didn't
While awareness has increased for everyone, minorities still lag behind, researchers say.
Study also found combined risk from dietary calcium, pills
The improvements were relatively small but significant, researchers say
Larger waist size dangerous even when weight is normal, study says