Science News

Meditation and Cardiovascular Risk Reduction
09/28/2017 | Despite advances in the prevention and treatment of atherosclerosis, cardiovascular disease (CVD) is still a leading cause of morbidity and mortality.
Science News (Hypertension Scientific Sessions)
09/14/2017 | Science News analysis, interviews and presentations from the Council on Hypertension Scientific Sessions 2017 conference in San Francisco, Calif.
Defining Optimal Brain Health in Adults
09/07/2017 | Healthy cognitive functioning is an important part of aging and predicts quality of life, functional independence, and risk of institutionalization.
Self-Care for the Prevention and Management of Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke
08/31/2017 | Self-care is defined as a process whereby individuals and their families maintain health through health promoting behaviors and managing illness.
Meta-Analyses & Qualitative Systematic Reviews of Cardiac Prev & Trmt Studies
08/07/2017 | A meta-analysis is a type of systematic review which pools the results of several studies to quantify outcomes of a given treatment, intervention, or effect.
Therapeutic Patient Education Interventions to Promote CV Patient Self-Mgmt
06/19/2017 | The burden of cardiovascular disease (CVD) as a chronic illness increasingly requires patients to assume more responsibility for their self-management.