Research in the News

Amount of Leisure-time Exercise Tied to Risk of Cardiovascular Disease

Counties with a large number of adults who report not exercising in their free time had higher rates of death from cardiovascular disease, reported researchers from KP Northern California and Massachusetts General Hospital.


KP Northern California Researchers and TPMG Physicians Showcase Findings at Major Cardiology Meeting

The annual American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, held earlier this month in Philadelphia, brought together more than 15,000 research scientists, physicians, and cardiology professionals.