Tag: cardiovascular disease

Decreased ACE2 levels found in ageing and cardiovascular disease can increase likelihood of severe COVID-19

The reduced levels of angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) 2 associated with cardiovascular disease a...

Hormone therapy linked to heart fat and hard arteries

Hormone replacement therapy is a common treatment for menopause-related symptoms, and new research f...

Physical activity may be more important than BMI for cardiovascular disease risk

The benefits of physical activity may outweigh the impact of overweight and obesity on cardiovascula...

Latest statistics show heart failure on the rise

The number of adults living with heart failure increased from about 5.7 million (2009-2012) to a...

Visceral abdominal fat associated with newly-identified heart disease risk factors

Increasing stomach fat—especially abdominal visceral fat—has been associated with newly- Framing...

Mediterranean diet linked to lower mortality in patients with a history of cardiovascular disease

The Mediterranean diet has been associated with a reduced risk of death in patients with a histo...