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Hydroxychloroquine study for coronavirus partly stopped as patients develop heart complications

One-fourth of those assigned to get 600 milligrams twice a day for 10 days developed heart rhythm problems, and trends suggested more deaths

14 Apr 2020 2:13 PM

Web calculator can now predict complications from diabetes, obesity

Risk calculator predicts risk of death, complications from diabetes and obesity.

06 Nov 2019 11:00 AM

This 4-in-1 pill can prevent heart problems

Cheap combo pill cuts heart, stroke risks, study finds.

24 Aug 2019 11:20 AM

Sleeping for more than 8 hours each night increases likelihood of early death

Scientific study reveals a 47 per cent higher risk of heart disease and strokes for those who sleep more.

08 Aug 2018 11:19 AM

Here's why loneliness is bad for your heart

We live in a time when loneliness is more present and health providers should take this into account when assessing risk.

11 Jun 2018 6:08 PM


'Obesity paradox' is a myth: study

It is already known that being overweight or obese increases a person's risk of CVD, as well as other diseases such as cancer.

18 Mar 2018 1:33 PM

Close relationships in midlife tied to lower mortality for child abuse survivors

Supportive relationships in adulthood may effectively combat or reverse the negative health consequences of childhood abuse.

06 Mar 2018 9:11 AM

Heart problems in HIV-positive adults remain under-treated

Researchers find 5.1 percent of HIV-positive adults received aspirin/antiplatelet therapy for primary prevention or cardiovascular disease

27 Nov 2017 8:10 AM

Bone drug in trial increases risks to heart

The drug, Evenity, is awaiting approval by the Food and Drug Administration.

23 May 2017 2:34 AM

Indian scientists create credit card-sized ECG device

The 12 channel device was developed by the scientists at Bhaba Atomic Research Centre

16 Mar 2017 11:44 AM