Revolutionary New Cell Type May Hold Key To Treating Heart Failure

Around 610,000 people die from heart disease in the U.S. every year thats one in every four deaths. Its proving to be a particularly difficult medical problem: Damage to the heart is almost always irreversible, as heart cells cannot regenerate themselves. This crippling lack of regeneration, however, could soon be a thing of the past,…

Statins or not? New study aims to help doctors and patients decide

( CNN) The thought that comes to mind when you hear the word “statin” may depend on your age. Below the age of 40 and you may not have come across them, but for everyone else, these medications can be something they love, or equally as often, loathe. Statins are a class of drugs used…