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US researchers find specific cells in the blood of heart attack sufferers
Heart attack risk is also lessened in men who exercise in their teen years
Mikhail Kalashnikov, the inventor of the most famous assault rifle in the world, has died at the age of 94.
Senior British researchers spearheading efforts to find a cure say that research has entered 'a new era'
iPhone and iPad app locates nearest defibrillator for people suffering cardiac arrest
After 20 years of research, scientists can now accurately pinpoint areas of fatty plaque build-up in and around the heart
Studies reveal link between areas with high noise pollution and an increased risk of heart disease and stroke among residents
Police have confirmed a man has been arrested in connection with the death of patient James May
Thousands of women are dying from strokes, as doctors miss heart failure symptoms because they are too well groomed and look healthier than they actually are, claims new French research.
Coroner rules that wound was caused by cellulitis infection, not hot drink, and that there was no evidence 73-year-old would have survived if different action was taken
Researchers were able to transform scar tissue in working heart muscles
Progress in cardiac care creates the first generation to enjoy high survival rates
Study shows a morning meal is needed to take the body out of its protective ‘fasting state’
Former manager also claims he was at Wimbledon for 10 years
It may be cheap, but getting your parents to look after your children may be storing up trouble, Roger Dobson discovers
Alan Pardew’s position under threat as surprise move sees former manager made director of football