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Jul 31, 2014 09:20 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Otzi the Iceman, a well-preserved mummy discovered in the Alps, may have had a genetic predisposition to heart disease, new research suggests.
Jul 29, 2014 07:20 AM ET // Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
Think you don't have enough time for a workout that will benefit your health? You may want to think again.
May 8, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Emily Sohn
Mt. Everest is a natural laboratory that continues to teach scientists lessons about how the body works and why lack of oxygen causes so many problems for climbers and heart failure patients.
Apr 1, 2014 04:30 PM ET //
When astronauts spend long periods of time in space, their hearts start to become spherical, a new study claims.
Mar 28, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Emily Sohn
A controversial body of research suggests that exercise won’t protect your heart if you don’t also eat well and for some people, take drugs.
Nov 19, 2013 11:12 AM ET // Jeremy Hsu, LiveScience
A piecemeal approach to assembling an artificial heart could lead to a fully functioning organ sooner than expected.
Aug 14, 2013 11:55 AM ET // AFP
Scientists used stem cells to grow human heart tissue that contracted spontaneously in a petri dish.
Jan 31, 2011 04:52 PM ET // Tim Wall
The comeback nature of high-altitude hiker's hearts, provide hope for patients suffering from diseases that restrict oxygen to this muscle.
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