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Gene therapy triggers natural blood vessel growth in angina patients

EurekAlert! - 02-May-2024

Treatment shows improved blood flow, exercise tolerance and reduced symptoms

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Getting angry can mess with blood vessels and raise risk of heart problems

New Scientist - 01-May-2024

Research highlights the importance of managing anger and stress for heart health

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Scientists develop injectable heart cell therapy for heart attack recovery

Shinshu University - 26-Apr-2024

Successful monkey trials bring hope for safer regeneration therapies in humans

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Rare genetic mutation linked to short stature may hold clues to longer, healthier lives

New Scientist - 26-Apr-2024

People with Laron syndrome exhibit lower levels of a growth factor associated with ageing

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Salt substitutes may lower the risk of heart disease and early death

Medical News Today - 15-Apr-2024

Swapping salt for low-sodium, high-potassium substitutes may boost heart health

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Heart Disease Resources

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Cyclarity Therapeutics

Company developing simple and direct interventions targeting toxic forms of cholesterol for age-related diseases

Epigenetic Clocks Connected to Cardiovascular and Metabolic Diseases

22-Feb-2024

Steve Horvath talking about epigenetic clocks by Ageing Research at King's (ARK) (FREE)

Your Heart: An Owner’s Guide

Amazon

Guide that makes crucial, potentially life-saving information about the heart easily accessible written by John A. Elefteriades

NHS heart age calculator

Calculator that will compare your real age to your heart age

Asad Shabbir

Cardiology Registrar & Clinical Research Fellow at Queen Mary University of London

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Heart Disease Blog Posts

Being a bit of a Grinch may help you live longer
20-Dec-2022

Being a bit of a Grinch may help you live longer

Heart attack cases peak on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day

Chocolate - an innocent pleasure
11-Feb-2016

Chocolate - an innocent pleasure

Dark chocolate that retains flavonoids during manufacture could be good for your heart and mental health

Repairing damaged hearts - first step to rejuvenation
02-Jun-2013

Repairing damaged hearts - first step to rejuvenation

If you can repair damage from heart attacks, why can't we repair heart damage from ageing?

Heart muscle aging reversed (in mice)
28-May-2013

Heart muscle aging reversed (in mice)

Using the blood of younger mice to reverse the signs of aging in older mice

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