Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs Heart Disease

Atrial fibrillation: Daily alcoholic drink riskier than binge drinking

A new study suggests that drinking small amounts of alcohol frequently rather than having infrequent bouts of binge drinking is more likely to increase the risk of developing atrial fibrillation (A-fib), a condition in which the heart beats irregularly. Share on PinterestNew research suggests that drinking daily may harm the heart’s regular rhythm more than […]

Cardiovascular / Cardiology Heart Disease

Exercise may help people with cardiovascular disease the most

New research comparing the benefits of exercise for healthy people versus people with cardiovascular disease found that the latter may benefit the most from being physically active. A study shows, for the first time, that people with cardiovascular disease benefit more from exercise than healthy people. Existing evidence shows that staying physically active can help […]