Tag Archives: Heart

Johnson & Johnson Plans Virtual Clinical Trial, Builds On Apple Heart Study Results

The results of the landmark Apple Heart Study, conducted by Stanford Medicine, were released at the American College of Cardiology’s (ACC) 68th Annual Scientific Session and Expo last weekend. The virtual, observational study enrolled more than 400,000 participants over the age of 22 from all 50 states. The study was oversubscribed in a span of… Read More »

Climate change could raise risk of congenital heart defects

(Reuters Health) – More babies could be born with heart defects in the future as global warming puts pregnant women at greater risk of exposure to dangerously high temperatures, new research suggests. FILE PHOTO: Children cool off in fountains as a summer heatwave with high temperatures continues in Paris, France, August 3, 2018. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau… Read More »