Heart & Lung Health
By Qian Chow | November 7, 2022
Early intervention with catheter cryoablation can halt disease progression, reduce risk of serious health impacts.
By Qian Chow | October 19, 2022
First-of-its-kind study reveals an uncommon, but distinct pattern among children who lose consciousness while playing video games.
By Digital Comms | March 24, 2022
The Edwin S.H. Leong Healthy Aging Program is aimed at helping people live longer, healthier lives.
By Digital Comms | February 16, 2022
Universal organs could be life-saving for patients on waitlists.
By Kerry Blackadar | February 8, 2021
How translational research is improving the lives of heart transplant patients.
A procedure, not medication, may be a more effective first-line of treatment for common heart rhythm problem
By Camilo Trujillo Sanchez | November 24, 2020
New UBC research may have significant implications for how atrial fibrillation is treated.
By Camilo Trujillo Sanchez | October 14, 2020
UBC’s Dr. Brian Grunau weighs in on the findings of his new study on treating cardiac arrests.
By Camilo Trujillo Sanchez | June 24, 2020
New UBC research finds exposure to wildfire smoke affects the body’s respiratory and cardiovascular systems almost immediately.
By Camilo Trujillo Sanchez | June 17, 2020
A new study suggests that careful antibiotic use in children under the age of one is important to help preserve the diversity and abundance of healthy gut bacteria.
By Digital Comms | March 30, 2020
Air pollution can make infections of the respiratory tract more severe.