For women, even mild sleep problems can raise blood pressure, finds a new study.
Macrophages can eat up to 70 dead cells a day, preventing atherosclerosis. A new CUMC study finds that mitochondria play a critical role in the process.
Sitting around for one to two hours at a time without moving increases the risk of death, finds a new study.
Higher up-front costs for intensive blood pressure control are outweighed by long-term cardiac benefits, shows study.
A new clinical trial will determine if the drug apixaban can prevent recurrent strokes in people with atrial cardiopathy.
Aspirin does not increase the risk of hospitalization or death in patients taking ACE inhibitors or ARBs for heart failure, Columbia researchers have found.