Cardiovascular Risk Factors

Cardiovascular Risk Factors

Moderate alcohol consumption increases risks for people with heart disease

Moderate alcohol consumption increases the risk of atrial fibrillation in older people with heart disease or advanced diabetes, says a study by McMaster researchers. ā€œModerate alcohol intake, with or without (Read the full article)

Cardiovascular Risk Factors

An apple a day keeps the cardiologist away

Eating an apple a day might in fact help keep the cardiologist away, new research suggests. In a study of healthy, middle-aged adults, consumption of one apple a day for (Read the full article)

Cardiovascular Risk Factors

Urgent action needed to reduce premature mortality in cardiovascular disease

Agreement by governments, by the end of 2012, on a set of ambitious global targets to curb the growing scourge of non-communicable diseases (NCDs), which includes cardiovascular disease (CVD; heart (Read the full article)