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Study addresses the benefits of adding blood thinner ticagrelor to a preventive daily aspirin regimen.
Cardiac CT helps doctors diagnose heart disease more accurately than standard exams, says study.
3-D imaging and stress tests work equally well in assessing chest pain, says study.
Women having heart attacks take longer to seek help and face greater risk of death than men.
Experts offer strategies for easing muscle pain sometimes associated with statin use.
Using the patch longer than six months has no added benefit for quitting smoking.
Study finds that women who exercise moderately—not strenuously—a few times a week have lower risk for heart attack and stroke.
After open heart surgery, patients must work with their care teams to manage health risks.
Varenicline (Chantix) offers an effective treatment option for smokers that want to gradually kick the habit.