Good eating habits accompanied by regular physical activities are ways of regulating and reducing high levels of cholesterol in your system.
Annually up to 200,000 people die of heart disease and stroke in the UK alone but if everyone over the age of 50 would take the polypill that number could be more than halved, according to scientists.
Elderly persons are being denied cholesterol lowering drugs, statins, by general practitioner (GP) that could have averted strokes and heart attack, experts say.
Conventional wisdom dictates that lowering ‘bad cholesterol’, known as Low-Density Lipoprotein or LDL is good for the heart.
Rutin is an antioxidant, that may protect your body from inflammation, blood circulation problems and cell damage caused by free radicals.
Asbestos workers are at risk of heart attack, stroke and serious lung diseases, such as mesothelioma and asbestosis, as a direct result of their exposure to asbestos fibers.
Whitney Houston had cocaine in her system when she drowned in a hotel bathtub, according to the official report released by the Los Angeles Coroner.
Queen Elizabeth has visited the Duke of Edinburgh in the hospital after the latter was likely to have suffered a heart attack which was halted by emergency surgery to unblock a blood vessel.
Breathing in heavy traffic fumes can trigger a heart attack, according to British researchers.
A group of researchers is using the monkeys to compare gastric bypass surgery with weight loss from forced dieting.