The American College of Cardiology recently published findings in JACC: Basic to Translational Science that show the pace of innovation and investment in developing new cardiovascular therapeutics has decreased over the past 22 years.

Eating more spinach and oranges while pregnant could help women prevent heart conditions from developing in their children, new research says.

As obesity remains one of the biggest risk factors for developing type 2 diabetes, prevention methods through medication seem to be lagging behind those prescribed for patients who have already developed diabetes. 

Providing treatment with continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) in patients with moderate-to-severe obstructive sleep apnea and cardiovascular disease did not prevent them from having cardiovascular events, according to a secondary prevention randomized trial.

In May 2015, the Heart Rhythm Society released a consensus statement recommending that remote monitoring become the standard of care for patients with cardiovascular implantable electronic devices. The panel argued that remote monitoring helped check the devices’ electronic integrity and functionality and improved patient adherence.