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Last Updated: Oct 6, 2008 - 2:59:55 AM

New guidelines for treating resistant hypertension - Jun 7, 2008 - 6:32:51 PM
American Heart Association new guidelines which recommends specialized diagnostic, behavioural and therapeutic strategies.

Estrogen in young postmenopausal women linked to less arterial plaque - Jun 21, 2007 - 8:44:17 AM
Estrogen use lowered one risk factor for heart disease among some younger postmenopausal women - N Engl J Med.

Cholesterol busting statins also reduce blood pressure - Mar 8, 2007 - 4:26:34 PM
Cholesterol busting statins also found to have a positive effect on blood pressure levels.

Tekturna - the first new approved antihypertensive in a decade - Mar 8, 2007 - 8:12:34 AM
Tekturna, the first approved direct renin inhibitor, provides blood pressure reduction for 24 hours.

Late angioplasty after heart attack no better than drug therapy - Nov 14, 2006 - 5:54:40 PM
Stable patients who had angioplasty plus stenting 3 to 28 days after a heart attack showed no benefit.

Eating fish found to have benefits that greatly outweigh its risks - Oct 22, 2006 - 2:05:11 AM
Fish consumption associated with reduced risk of cardiac death, lower total mortality and improvements in child brain development.
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