Between 2000 and 2010, deaths from heart disease, stroke, and breast cancer all declined.
Early studies did seem to suggest that eating red meat increased the risk of heart disease and cancer.
But a raft of studies now shows that saturated fat does not increase your likelihood of vascular or heart disease.
Unfortunately for the proponents of high-carbohydrate diets, high blood triglycerides are a major risk factor for heart disease.
Mass starvation may change genes in children that lead to obesity, heart disease, and diabetes.
There is a liquid called nitrite of amyl—frequently administered to patients suffering from heart disease.
The heart disease which killed so many of his family was his fate also.
Vascular changes such as occur in anæmia, Bright's disease, and heart disease may also be concerned in their production.
Death had come, and the doctor agreed that it was due to heart disease.
Appendicitis, unrecognized until later, must have been common, and heart disease probably went undiagnosed.
heart disease n.
A structural or functional abnormality of the heart, or of the blood vessels supplying the heart, that impairs its normal functioning.