As we age our carotid artery which leads from the brain to the heart gradually becomes blocked with fatty deposits of plaques in a process known as atherosclerosis. The...

High blood pressure is the third biggest risk factor for premature death in the UK, affecting as many as one in four adults. Symptoms of the condition...

Heart attacks are a serious medical emergency, and should be treated immediately, according to the NHS. The condition, which is also known as a myocardial...

Heart attacks are a serious medical emergency, and should be treated immediately, according to the NHS. A heart attack is caused by a lack of blood reaching...

A heart attack is a serious medical emergency that requires treatment immediately, according to the NHS. The condition, which is also known as a myocardial...

Coughing or wheezing may be signs of a heart attack, the NHS warned. Excessive sweating or being sick could also be caused by a myocardial infarction. Other...

Coronary heart disease is one of the biggest causes of death in the UK and across the world, according to the NHS. It’s a type of cardiovascular disease...

A silent heart attack is defined as a heart attack you didn’t realise you had.  Also known as a silent myocardial infarction (SMI), they are said...

Despite the 48-year-old backing Remain in the historic 2016 EU referendum, Mr Javid has since turned back to his Eurosceptic credentials. His peers said...

A study published in the journal Drug Safety examined side effects linked with individual statin brands reported to the American drug watchdog, the Food...

A heart attack can happen when there is a lack of blood to the heart, usually caused by a blood clot. The NHS lists the four symptoms to look out for...

Published in the journal Heart this week, the new study suggests that people eating several portions of nuts a week may have a lower risk of developing...

This is one of the most heartwarming animal videos you will ever see. A mama gorilla gave birth at the National Zoo and cradled her newborn in her arms,...

Pricey’s not holding back… There’s been no shortage of drama in the life of Katie Price recently and now she’s hinted at even more problems...

People who regularly participate in intermittent fasting are less likely to go to have strokes or develop heart disease, new research has found. Intermittent...

Reducing the amount of saturated fat in your diet reduces your risk of coronary heart disease, one of the UK’s biggest killers. It also lowers high...

Eric Bristow dead: Legendary darts player dies from heart attack at 60 [ITV] Legendary darts player Eric Bristow, who also appeared on I’m A Celebrity…...

California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger [Getty] Hollywood legend and former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, 70, was reportedly taken to...

A heart attack happens when the supply of blood to the heart is suddenly blocked, usually by a good clot. Lack of blood to the heart may seriously damage...

Heart disease is the UK’s number one killer. Over 160,000 people die from heart and circulatory disease in the UK each year, and every seven minutes...

Data from NHS Digital showed there were 2,143 heart bypass operations in 2017 – up from 1,376 in 2013. And there were 8,436 heart stent operations...

The clocks are going forward this weekend, marking the start of British Summer Time (BST). Britons will lose one hour’s sleep when they wake up on...

The clocks are going forward this weekend, marking the start of British Summer Time (BST). Britons will lose one hour’s sleep when they wake up on Sunday morning, but according to a study there is a more serious health risk than tiredness. And it is not Sunday people should be worried about, but the Monday. The Monday after the daylight-saving time change will see...

The clocks are going forward this weekend, marking the start of British Summer Time (BST). Britons will lose one hour’s sleep when they wake up on Sunday morning, but according to a study there is a more serious health risk than tiredness. And it is not Sunday people should be worried about, but the Monday. The Monday after the daylight-saving time change will see...

Researchers at Queen Mary University in London found that the strength of a handshake is an inexpensive way to predict heart health. Handgrip strength...