'Silver Cloud Diet' Fights Bad Fat With Good Fat
January 28, 2013 14:01 ET | Author Dr. John Salerno
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Jan 28, 2013) - Dr. John Salerno, protégé of the late "Atkins Diet" creator, Dr. Robert Atkins, corrects misconceptions about the science of nutrition and...
Patients' Own Skin Cells Are Transformed Into Heart Cells to Create "Disease in a Dish"
January 27, 2013 13:13 ET | Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute
LA JOLLA, Calif., Jan. 27, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Most patients with an inherited heart condition known as arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy (ARVD/C) don't know they have a...
How to Love Your Heart
December 17, 2012 12:55 ET | Reliv International
MISSION, KS--(Marketwire - Dec 17, 2012) - (Family Features) It beats about 100,000 times a day, 35 million times a year. It pumps blood through the body three times every minute, taking that blood...
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Colibri Heart Valve to Present at the 24th Annual Piper Jaffray Health Care Conference in November and the Texas Cardiovascular Innovative Ventures (TCIV) Conference in December
November 20, 2012 08:00 ET | Colibri Heart Valve LLC
BROOMFIELD, CO, Nov. 20, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Colibri Heart Valve, LLC, a privately held medical device company, announced that Joseph B. Horn, Colibri's president and chief executive officer,...
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Colibri Heart Valve to Present Scientific Evidence and Exhibit at Upcoming Annual Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) Conference
October 18, 2012 08:00 ET | Colibri Heart Valve LLC
BROOMFIELD, CO, Oct. 18, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Colibri Heart Valve, LLC, a privately held medical device company, today announced that Dr. Ziyad M. Hijazi will present an update on...
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American Association of Heart Failure Nurses (AAHFN) Announces More Certified Heart Failure Nurses Pass the Exam
September 05, 2012 13:06 ET | American Association of Heart Failure Nurses
MOUNT LAUREL, N.J., Sept. 5, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nurses of the American Association of Heart Failure Nurses (AAHFN) are clinicians, educators, scientists, administrators and others who are...
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Blood Type May Influence Heart Disease Risk
August 14, 2012 16:00 ET | American Heart Association
Study Highlights: Having blood type A, B, or AB was associated with a higher risk for coronary heart disease when compared to those who had blood type O. Genetics determine blood type, but...
Current Scientific Evidence Does Not Establish Cause and Effect Relationship Between Gum Disease and Heart Disease or Stroke
April 18, 2012 15:55 ET | American Dental Association
CHICAGO, April 18, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Dental Association (ADA) Council on Scientific Affairs agrees with the conclusions of a recent report that current scientific evidence does not...
Compared to Cancer and Heart Disease, Critical Care Research Is Significantly Underfunded
April 18, 2012 11:40 ET | Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM)
MOUNT PROSPECT, IL--(Marketwire - Apr 18, 2012) - In a country where more than five million patients are admitted to an intensive care unit every year1, a new study from the Society of Critical Care...
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Sugar-Sweetened Drinks Linked to Increased Risk of Heart Disease in Men
March 12, 2012 16:00 ET | American Heart Association
Study Highlights: Men who drank one sugar-sweetened beverage a day had a 20 percent higher risk of heart disease compared to men who did not drink any sugar-sweetened drinks. Daily...