Heart Attack News

Date Posted
Article Title
9/24/2001
New Guidelines for High-Risk Heart Patients

Hormone therapy out; beta-blockers, ACE inhibitors in

9/21/2001
Aggressive Is Best for Older Heart Patients

Artery-opening procedures work better than drugs, study finds

9/14/2001
A Stress-Test Warning Signal

Blood pressure reading tells of artery trouble, says new study

9/10/2001
Heart Ache? Don't Hesitate

Call 911 if you even suspect you're having a heart attack

8/31/2001
Good to the Last Heart Attack?

Norwegian study links coffee to circulatory disease, but U.S. experts are skeptical

8/29/2001
Top Dogs Have Longer Days

Big shots live to be older than people in lesser jobs

8/28/2001
The Beat Goes On … Slowly

Air pollution affects heartbeat even in the young and healthy

8/21/2001
Cox-2 Clot Problems

Arthritis drugs may raise risk for heart problems for some, says study

8/20/2001
Blood-Clot Gene Doubles Risk of Early Death

Variation found in 1 in 5 white people

8/15/2001
Renegade Germ Fighters May Raise Stroke Risk

But there's nothing you can do to head them off, says study

8/9/2001
New Test for 'Sudden Death'

It spots abnormal heart rhythms that cause cardiac arrest

8/6/2001
Mice Regrow Heart Muscle

Curious research finds mutant strain can regenerate without scarring

8/1/2001
Stem Cells May Mend Broken Heart

Embryo tissue can become cardiac muscle, Israeli study finds

7/18/2001
Psychosis Drug Linked to Heart Deaths

FDA scientists say absolute risk remains low

7/10/2001
A Sweet Truth

That chocolate treat may be good for your heart, study finds

7/5/2001
Common Drug May Limit Stroke Damage

Acetaminophen could cool fever after stroke

7/2/2001
Know the Signs of a Heart Attack

It could save your life

6/16/2001
Be Still, My Heart

If your heart skips a beat, it's not uncommon and often not dangerous

6/11/2001
Air Pollution Linked to Heart Attacks

Risk raised even for short-term exposure

6/11/2001
Reaching a Concord on Health

A bit of the grape (juice) may help keep your arteries clear, study says

6/6/2001
Your Heart Will Go On

The organ repairs itself after a heart attack, new research reveals

6/1/2001
What's Your Heart Attack Risk?

Some Internet tools can help you find out

5/18/2001
When Cops Shock

Speedy police help in emergency heart cases saves lives, study finds

5/14/2001
Rich Survive More Heart Attacks

Social standing affects many illnesses