This very accessible and easy to perform intervention could have a strong effect on reducing blood pressure, say UNSW Sydney researchers.
Professor Jason Kovacic has received a $2.5m cardiovascular research leadership grant which will see him relocate to UNSW Sydney and the Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute.
Professor Alta Schutte will join UNSW Sydney as Principal for Cardiac, Vascular and Metabolic Medicine.
The most popular stories of 2019 take us from identifying semi-identical twins in pregnancy to reversing the negative effects of menopause.
Ahead of World Heart Day on 29 September, UNSW Medicine is raising awareness of the importance of research to promote and support heart health.
It's time characters on TV reflected not only women's experience of heart disease but those of men from diverse backgrounds if we want to prevent more people dying from heart disease.
Weight training should be a recommended alternative treatment approach for peripheral artery disease, a form of cardiovascular disease that affects about 1 in 6 Australians.
A drug that lowers blood sugar levels for people with type 2 diabetes has been revealed to also significantly reduce the risk of both cardiovascular and kidney disease.
UNSW researchers have revealed new insights about Australia's number one killer - cardiovascular disease.
UNSW has won the largest grant in a recent round of funding from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC).