Last Updated: Saturday, November 23, 2013, 19:02
People with damage in the small blood vessels of the retina and kidneys are at increased risk to develop the most common type of abnormal heart rhythm, a new study has warned.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 15:29
Resveratrol - a compound found in red wine and nuts - can be used to develop new drugs to treat a common heart condition, scientists have found.
Last Updated: Monday, June 10, 2013, 14:51
A new research from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Public Health has found that an abnormal heartbeat, known as atrial fibrillation, is associated with faster cognitive decline.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 06, 2013, 12:45
Regular dental hygiene visits and taking preventive measures to maintain good oral hygiene can help prevent conditions that can lead to a stroke, research has revealed.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 05, 2013, 17:08
Half of people with atrial fibrillation (AF), a condition characterised by irregular heartbeat, say that foods and drinks exacerbate their symptoms, and caffeine is among the most common.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 27, 2013, 12:10
Researchers at Washington University in St. Louis have found new genetic differences in hearts with disease.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 20, 2013, 10:35
The risk of kidney failure is greater for people with chronic kidney disease who also have atrial fibrillation, one of the most common forms of irregular heart rhythm in adults, researchers including an Indian origin have found.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 16, 2013, 19:08
A new pulse monitoring device that researchers say could prevent a stroke by detecting irregular heartbeat has been developed.