Life is too short to not be following your heart or chasing your dreams.
If you've just suffered a heart attack or undergone heart surgery, consult a doctor about when it would be appropriate to resume sexual activity.
While hypertension is extremely common and can affect patients at any age, especially the elderly, it can be managed by reducing the risk factors.
Patients shown their ultrasound scan results to visualise their level of silent atherosclerosis have displayed reduced cardiovascular risks one year later.
New US research has found that older women who spend most of their day sitting down may be at a higher risk for cardiovascular diseases such as heart disease and stroke.
WHO says the key to address these is to improve the management of its response - detection, early screening and treatment as well as palliative care.
These heart-disease treatment breakthroughs can potentially pave the way for better prognosis in individuals with cardiovascular diseases.
Besides making lifestyle changes in diet, nutrition and exercise, it is also beneficial to explore your emotions and learn ways to relax.
At present, there are only 30 to 40 cardiologists in government hospitals.
Regular light exercise can make a world of difference to your blood pressure, and consequently prevent the onset of cardiovascular diseases.
Here are some recent findings suggesting that coffee may also bring a variety of health benefits.
Here's some research detailing that certain lifestyle changes can help reduce your risk of cardiovascular disease and improve heart health.
Participants with irregular sleep patterns were more likely to be obese, had higher blood sugar, higher blood pressure, and risk of having a heart attack or stroke.
The prime minister jokingly takes credit for the improvement in Malaysia's medical facilities following his 2006 heart attack.
Kenley Jansen of the Los Angeles Dodgers was briefly hospitalised last week due to an irregular heartbeat.
When women were treated by female doctors, "there was a significant and positive effect" on survival.
Zhejiang Huahai Pharmaceutical, is recalling the valsartan drug sold in the US after the European Medicines Agency found it was tainted with an impurity linked to cancer.
AEDs raise the chances of surviving a cardiac arrest.
Physical frailty and cognitive decline before surgery have long been linked to worse outcomes afterward.
A sweeping survey of research conducted over the last two decades covering more than two million people aged 42 to 77 found that being hitched significantly reduced the risk of both maladies.
The findings of the study may also have implications for human cardiovascular health.
The heart of Laurence O'Toole had been stolen in 2012.
Giorgio Napolitano underwent surgery for a ruptured aorta.
Electromagnetic fields produced by motors in electric cars are too weak to affect pacemakers and defibrillators.
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