Many of the roughly 15.5 million Americans with coronary heart disease will receive new advice regarding whether and how long to take aspirin combined with another blood-thinning antiplatelet to prevent clotting under updated guidelines(link opens in new window) released Tuesday by the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association. For some patients, this will…

Many of the roughly 15.5 million Americans with coronary heart disease will receive new advice regarding whether and how long to take aspirin combined with another blood-thinning antiplatelet to prevent clotting under updated guidelines(link opens in new window) released Tuesday by the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association. For some patients, this will…

In sickness as well as health, the way to someone’s heart may indeed be through the stomach. That would lead to the gut – the intestines – where trillions of diverse and generally friendly resident microbes pitch in to aid digestion and perform other crucial tasks affecting their host human’s health. While other parts of…

In sickness as well as health, the way to someone’s heart may indeed be through the stomach. That would lead to the gut – the intestines – where trillions of diverse and generally friendly resident microbes pitch in to aid digestion and perform other crucial tasks affecting their host human’s health. While other parts of…