New device provides live 3-D images from inside blood vessels

Scientists have developed a catheter-based device that provides real-time 3-D imaging from inside the heart, coronary arteries and blood vessels.

New ultra tiny sensor cleans your arteries sans surgery

Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a 1.4-millimeter silicon chip that takes real-time 3D images from inside the heart, coronary arteries, and surrounding blood vessels.

Quit ciggies to lower heart attack risk to levels of never smokers

A new study has suggested that quitting smoking is not able to reduce the amount of disease smoking causes in the coronary arteries, but does lower the risk of heart attack and death to the levels of non-smokers.

A graft that regenerates coronary arteries developed

A biodegradable graft that regenerate coronary arteries within 90 days of bypass surgeries developed.

Short people more prone to heart disease: Study

Short people are 50% likelier than tall people to die prematurely of heart disease.

Short people more prone to heart disease: Study

Short people are 50% likelier than tall people to die prematurely of heart disease.