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E-cigs may damage the heart, study says

Paris - Vaping devices and the chemicals they deliver -- increasingly popular among teens -- may damage the cardiovascular system, a study said Thursday, adding to a growing chorus of concern over injury and deaths related to e-cigarettes.

Can radishes reduce cardiovascular disease risk?

Barely a week goes by without the next 'wonder food' being proposed. This time it is the turn of the humble radish. New research from Japan suggests the edible root vegetable can lower the risk of heart disease.

Model of human heart with cardiovascular disease made

Using organ-on-a-chip technology, researchers have developed a model of functioning human heart tissue with an inherited cardiovascular disease.

Good sleep provides cardiovascular benefits

A new study suggests that a long, restful sleep is good for the heart and for the cardiovascular system. This is in conjunction with other lifestyle factors.

Are obese people at health risk?

All obese people are at a high risk of developing or dying from cardiovascular disease or cancer in comparison to normal weight people. Right? Wrong. Some obese people are exceptions, according to a new study.

Diet soda linked to heart attack, stroke? Soda drinkers respond Special

Diet soda drinkers respond to a "bad" study presented at the recent American Stroke Association International Stroke Conference, which indicates that "people who drank diet soda daily had a 61 percent increased risk of cardiovascular events".

New study: Poor oral hygiene increases chances of heart disease

New research shows that people with poor oral hygiene have a greater chance of developing heart disease than those with good oral hygiene.

Study: Regular teeth brushing may offset heart problems

Brushing your teeth could help offset the risk of heart disease, according to new research published today. But you shouldn’t neglect other factors that can lead to cardiovascular problems, say campaigners.

Research Points to Health Benefits of Pet Ownership

Companionship, feelings of connectedness, and blood pressure control cited in supportive research on the health benefits of owning pets.

Worldwide Recall of Pediatric Arterial Cannulae

Terumo Cardiovascular Systems (Terumo CVS) is issuing an urgent, nationwide/worldwide recall of its Tenderflow Pediatric Arterial Cannulae involving 21 lot codes.

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The huge sauropod dinosaur Giraffatitan.
The huge sauropod dinosaur Giraffatitan.
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