Dabigatran increases risk of complications for patients with mechanical heart valves compared to standard therapy, study finds.
Your heart has four valves and problems can arise when one or more of the valves aren't opening or closing properly. Read this helpful guide to learn everything you need to know about valve disease.
Adults engaging in any level of regular physical activity have lower risk of death compared to those who get no exercise, according to research.
Experts identify ways to reduce salt consumption and improve heart health in the United States.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Environmental Protection Agency recently updated guidelines regarding seafood consumption for pregnant and breastfeeding women.