Top News: #Heart

Here are the top read news for #heart:

Too many people take aspirin to prevent heart attacks, stroke, study says:

Aspirin is a popular drug for people who’ve never had a heart attack or stroke and would like to keep it that way. But for more than one in 10 people who do so, aspirin could do more harm than good, a new study suggests. Read more


Scientists Identify Gene Mutations That Put People At Risk Of Heart Failure:

LONDON, Jan 14 (Reuters) – Scientists have identified the crucial genetic mutations that cause a common heart condition called dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM), paving the way for more accurate diagnosis and screening of high-risk patients. Read more


optimistsBeing an optimist may be good for your heart:

Focusing on the positive may be good for your heart, with a large study suggesting that optimistic people seem to have a significant leg up when it comes to cardiovascular health. Read more




Is most younger women’s heart disease preventable?:

In a new 20-year study, women who led a healthy lifestyle in their young adult years were 92 percent less likely than those who didn’t to develop heart disease by middle age. Read more