Heart Disease

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.


Resource Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine - Journal covering basic, translational, and clinical cardiovascular medicine

Resource Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC) - Scientific Journal providing information about cardiovascular diesases.

Resource American College of Cardiology

Resource European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing (EJCN) - Scientific Journal providing information about cardiovascular diesases.

Book Your Heart: An Owner's Guide - Amazon

Heart Disease Blog Posts

Repairing damaged hearts - first step to rejuvenation

Recent News

Mitochondrial transplants are successful but benefits are short lived

Lifespan.io - 25-Mar-2020

May be a solution to ageing related mitochondrial dysfunction which leads to diseases


Metastudy reviews impact of mitochondrial aging on cardiovascular disease

Life Extension Advocacy Foundation (LEAF) - 18-Mar-2020

Still lots to discover, but SENS already looking at ways to stop it in its tracks


Heart aging and disease risks can be predicted through simple blood test

News Medical - 24-Feb-2020

Measuring amyloid-beta in blood key to identifying future heart complications

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