Heart attacks

Woodstoves are good for the soul, bad for the heart

Published: 27Feb2017

The risk of acute myocardial infarction for the elderly living in and around small cities is increased by air pollution caused by biomass burning from woodstoves.  ...

Heart attacks could be reduced by rethinking statins

Published: 11Mar2016

By Julie Robert, McGill University Health Centre Millions of people today take statins to help lower their cholesterol level.