Aug. 21, 2019
The study, which was conducted by researchers at Johns Hopkins University, also found that diets richer in animal products and refined carbohydrates increased the risk of death from heart disease by up to 32 percent.
Jul. 8, 2019
Two independent studies in France and Spain have found that people who consume a lot of ultra-processed foods are at a higher risk of cardiovascular disease and premature death.
Nov. 26, 2018
A new 'qualified health claim' allows bottlers to say that their product improves heart health if consumed instead of animal-based fats.
Sep. 25, 2018
Canadian scientists discovered olive oil helps protect against the platelet aggregation that leads to heart attacks and strokes.
Sep. 21, 2018
Omega-3 fish oil supplements failed to prevent first-time heart attacks or strokes in diabetics compared to a control group that took olive oil capsules.
Sep. 4, 2018
Older adults who take care of their heart are less likely to develop dementia than people who neglect their cardiovascular health.
Jul. 20, 2018
A recently revised study suggested that a nutritious diet with healthy fat is more beneficial to the heart than a low-fat diet.
Jul. 5, 2018
After some misconducted clinical trials, the study was re-evaluated and the findings were reaffirmed by its authors
Dec. 4, 2017
New research underscores the fact that a healthy weight involves more than body mass: it also includes how the fat is distributed within the body.
Nov. 8, 2017
Researchers reviewed scientific investigation on the health effects of consuming sugary beverages and found the preponderance of the evidence implicated the drinks in increasing the likelihood of common medical conditions.
Sep. 1, 2017
Small daily portions of dark chocolate with added natural polyphenols from extra virgin olive oil was associated with an improved cardiovascular risk profile, researchers found.
Aug. 21, 2017
Daily consumption of extra virgin olive oil improves cholesterol without the side effects associated with statins.
Jun. 29, 2017
Researchers have found a link between increased mortality and frequent consumption of fried potato foods - but further research is required.
Jun. 17, 2017
Coconut oil is as bad as beef fat and butter, according to new research by the American Heart Association.