This year's most read patient summaries worth a second look.
CardioSmart keeps you informed of the latest developments in heart health by providing summaries for patients about cardiovascular research published in the top medical journals. You can access all of our articles at CardioSmart.org/News.
From natural alternatives for lowering cholesterol to how emerging technologies can help manage heart disease, here are the top 10 most popular news articles published on CardioSmart.org in 2018.
Natural Alternatives to Cholesterol-Lowering Statins
Fluctuation in Blood Pressure Associated with Increased Heart Risk
Experts Shed Light on Stroke Risk and Birth Control Pills
Smartwatch Accurately Detects Irregular Heart Rhythm
Safety Precautions for Heart Patients Traveling to High Altitudes
Inflammatory Bowel Disease Makes Heart Attack Twice as Likely
Understanding the Long-Term Effects of Childhood Obesity
Living Near Fast Food is Associated with Greater Risk for Heart Disease
AFib Treatment Changes Over Time as Stroke Risk Increases
Advances in an Alternative Procedure to Open Heart Surgery