Pushing to eliminate high-sulphur fuels in shipping

Action to clean up harmful sulphur oxide emissions has sent a shockwave through the shipping industry

A smile a day helps keep the doctor away

Being happy and optimistic can help reduce the risk of heart problems, researchers have confirmed

Chief executives at risk of heart attack

Stressed business leaders under the cosh are often of the age when they are at greater risk of heart attack

Clinical research gets creative

Of the 281,000 registered clinical studies recorded worldwide by Statista this year, thousands are of cardiovascular disease which accounts for 31 per cent of all global deaths

How new tech can keep your heart healthy

As the incidence of heart disease continues to climb with an ageing population, digital technology is transforming every aspect of prevention, diagnosis and management

Imagining the perfect healthcare system

In an ideal world, what would the perfect healthcare system look like to treat heart disease?

Treating the ‘knock-on effects’ of heart disease

Co-ordinated healthcare, recognising the links between cardiovascular disease and other conditions, would prevent illness and provide better outcomes for patients

Short-sightedness now a global epidemic

More of us are experiencing short-sightedness or myopia, so to what extent are our modern lifestyles and hours spent staring at screens to blame?