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Stories with subject: Heart attack
  • Study: Type 2 diabetes pill Jardiance cuts risk of death story has photos
    Updated: Sep-17-15 4:29 pm

    TRENTON, New Jersey - Jardiance sharply reduced chances of dying in diabetic patients at high risk of heart complications, a study shows, making the Type 2 diabetes medication the first shown to lengthen diabetics' lives.

  • Panel backs aspirin for heart health in only certain adults 
    Updated: Sep-15-15 10:03 am

    WASHINGTON - A government task force says a daily low-dose aspirin could help certain people in their 50s and 60s prevent a first heart attack or stroke - and they might get some protection against colon cancer at the same time.