heart disease

Menopause? Start estrogen replacement therapy sooner, to reduce heart disease

Hormone replacement therapy for post-menopausal women was once seen as a…


Islet of Langerhans isolated from rat pancreas

Reprogram Your Cells to Fight Diabetes

“In healthy body, healthy spirit.” We all know this ancient quote,…


Close up side view of professional nurse checking health condition with stethoscope of middle-aged short hair female patient in a hospital office.

A Short History of Sickness and Why Prevention is Best

Throughout history, societies, technology and knowledge have evolved…


Child holding Valentine's day card up to her heart.

You Got Your Heart From Your Mother

Heart disease risk begins in the womb, according to a new study. A new research…


Female nurse adjusting pulse oxymeter on senior woman's finger.

Taking the Battle of the Sexes to Heart

The fight over sex discrimination is often waged in the courtroom or political…


Female doctor with colleague examining dog in hospital.

Animals at Your Doctor's Office? One Health, One Solution

Fast forward a decade or two. You walk into a hospital waiting room and quickly…


Get the Flu Shot for Your Heart

It starts with a runny nose. Maybe it’s just allergies, you think. Then…