In 2012 heart disease was the biggest cause of death in the UK - killing 15.6% men (1 in 6) and 10.3% (1 in 10) women. So anything you can do to help your heart out - eating healthily is a good start - will increase your longevity.
This section will maintain key information and medical advancements relating to heart disease - how to prevent it and what treatments are available.
Underdog Pharmaceuticals - Company developing simple and direct interventions targeting toxic forms of cholesterol for age-related diseases.
HeartFlow - Medical technology company transforming the diagnosis and management of coronary artery disease.
Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine - Journal covering basic, translational, and clinical cardiovascular medicine
American Stroke Association - Division of the American Heart Association dedicated to prevention, diagnosis and treatment to save lives from stroke.
VentriGel - Biomaterial designed for repair of damaged cardiac muscle.
Ventrix - Company that produces biomaterial for cardiac repair for patients who had heart attack.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC) - Scientific Journal providing information about cardiovascular diesases.
European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing (EJCN) - Scientific Journal providing information about cardiovascular diesases.More Heart Disease resources
Heart Disease Blog Posts
Red meat may increase heart disease risk
Life Extension Advocacy Foundation (LEAF) - 10-Jul-2020
Particularly, its metabolic byproduct affects vascular ageing as studied in mice and humansRead more...
How LDL cholesterol enter our cells elucidated
Life Extension Advocacy Foundation (LEAF) - 02-Jul-2020
Two proteins serve as the doorway, becoming new potential targets for drug discoveryRead more...
Gene editing lowered blood level cholesterol and triglycerides in monkeys
New York Times - 27-Jun-2020
Could prevent not only the complications but the heart disease per se in the futureRead more...