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How deadly is coronavirus? See where COVID-19 ranks among other causes of death
Coronavirus was the third leading cause of death in the United States in 2020 behind heart disease and cancer, according to figures from the National Center for Health Statistics and the National Vital Statistics System.
How deadly is coronavirus? See where COVID-19 ranks among other causes of death
Coronavirus was the third leading cause of death in the United States in 2020 behind heart disease and cancer, according to figures from the National Center for Health Statistics and the National Vital Statistics System.
Dave Hickey, influential critic who saw art as inseparable from everyday life, has died aged 82
Dave Hickey, the totemic cultural critic whose quick-witted work both democratised and bisected the art world, has died at 82. Hickey died in his home in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Analysis | Counting Calories Helps Your Retirement Account, Too
Before those celebrating Thanksgiving reach for a second slice of pecan pie, they should consider this: A 55-year-old woman with Type 2 diabetes will pay an average of $3,470 more a year in medical-related expenses, or close to $160,000 in total, than if she didn't have the disease.
The Loss of a Child Takes a Physical Toll on the Heart
Grieving parents were at high risk of a heart attack in the days following the death of a child, and an increased risk may persist for years.
Model Translates Heart Research Findings From Animals to Humans
Scientists at the University of California, Davis and the U.S. Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory have developed a predictive computer model that expresses animal cardiac research as human-specific insights.
Gut study suggests one behavior matters more than genes for long-term health
What makes you? Is it your genes, your experiences, or the trillion of microorganisms inside you that shape the person you are today?
The Loss of a Child Takes a Physical Toll on the Heart
Grieving parents were at high risk of a heart attack in the days following the death of a child, and an increased risk may persist for years.
Should I Take a Heart Drug? A Coronary Calcium Scan May Help You Decide.
Many doctors recommend the heart test to pinpoint which patients would benefit from treatment to reduce their cardiovascular risk.
Good or bad? Top cardiologist gives verdict on chocolate, coffee and wine
Dark chocolate is a "joy" when it comes to keeping your heart healthy, coffee is likely protective, but wine is at best "neutral", according to one of the world's leading cardiologists.