Pink Chair Project Celebrates Survivors of Breast Cancer

Pink Chair Project Celebrates Survivors of Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer among American women, with the exception of skin cancers.

The Human Heart: Function, Chambers, and Location

The Human Heart: Function, Chambers, and Location

The heart is a muscular organ approximately the size of a fist that pumps blood through the cardiovascular system, which consists of a network of veins and arteries. Learn more about the heart's function and location in this article.

What Are Antihypertensive Drugs?

What Are Antihypertensive Drugs?

Medications that help treat hypertension or high blood pressure are called antihypertensive drugs. These medications work differently with different side effects. Read on to know more about antihypertensive medications.

Researchers Attempt to Understand Connection Between Sleep Apnea and Heart Issues

Understanding the Connection Between Sleep Apnea and Heart Conditions

The study, seen in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, attempts to provide an explanation as to why sleep apnea patients often have problems associated with their heart. Up until this point, researchers have previously been aware of this link, but they weren't sure of which one causes the other.

Lupus Patients are at Greater Risk of Heart Disease

Lupus Patients are at Greater Risk of Heart Disease

Latest study shows that those having lupus are at a higher risk of developing heart disease over the course of illness. But, why?