FDA agrees to consider CV outcomes indication for alirocumab
Regeneron and Sanofi announced that the FDA has agreed to review its supplemental biologics license application to add an indication stating alirocumab improves CV...
10 days ago - Healio
GLOBAL LEADERS: Long-term ticagrelor monotherapy not superior to standard DAPT
MUNICH - In patients who undergo PCI, 1 month of combination ticagrelor and aspirin therapy followed by ticagrelor alone was not superior to 1-year standard dual antiplatelet...
26 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
ARRIVE: Aspirin does not reduce initial vascular events in low-to-moderate risk population
MUNICH - In a moderate-risk population with low event rates, aspirin did not significantly reduce initial vascular events, according to the ARRIVE study presented at the...
27 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
ORBITA Group Offers Middle Ground on Stenting for Stable Angina
Study solidifies the physiological basis, suggests maximizing placebo effect
1 month ago - MedPageToday
Novel coronary sinus device safely relieves symptoms in refractory angina
A novel device designed to treat chronic severe angina was implanted safely, effectively reduced angina symptoms and improved quality of life, according to the REDUCE...
1 month ago - Healio - 5 articles
Health Benefits of Portfolio Diet Revealed
Portfolio diet estimated13 per cent reduction in the overall risk for coronary heart disease, which includes angina and heart attack.
1 month ago - Medindia Health
Exercise cuts risk of chronic disease in older adults
People who engaged in the highest levels of total physical activity were twice as lively to avoid stroke, heart disease, angina, cancer and diabetes, and be in optimal physical...
1 month ago - ScienceDaily - 3 articles
Five-Year FAME 2 Data in Stable CAD Reassuring and Surprising
PCI continued to provide benefits over medical therapy alone in patients with stable angina, but results also hint at a lower rate of MI. Medscape Medical News
3 monthes ago - Medscape
PCI Improves Angina, QOL in Stable CHD With 'Gray Zone' FFR
For patients with stable coronary heart disease and fractional flow reserve values in the gray zone between 0.75 and 0.82, adding PCI to medical therapy improved symptoms and...
3 monthes ago - Medscape
ORBITA: FFR/iFR Predict Ischemia but Not Symptoms After PCI
New results from the controversial trial suggest invasive physiology predicts ischemia after intervention, but not angina or exercise time, indicating their relationship with...
4 monthes ago - Medscape - 2 articles
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Mystery of Gut-brain Connection Decoded
A surprising array of conditions, from appetite disorders and obesity to arthritis and depression, may get their start in the gut.
It doesn't matter how long you sleep, it's WHEN you go to bed
A new study on sleep patterns suggests that a regular bedtime and wake time are just as important for heart and metabolic health among older adults, Duke researchers found.
First HIV immunotherapy drug proves safe in phase 1 trial
The phase 1 trial is an early but significant milestone for the team at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, which won a $20 million grant to make their ideas a...
Context before vocabulary: New research shows babies as young as 6 months...
Babies are naturally curious, and their drive to explore the world around them can help them become fast learners. A recent study has even discovered that infants as young as...
High Gluten Diet in Pregnancy can Increase Diabetes Risk in Children
High consumption of gluten pregnant women can increase the risk of Type-1 diabetes in children. Proteins found in foods rich in gluten such as wheat, rye, and barley can...
New Smartphone App and Lab Kit Can Help Diagnose Urinary Infections Much Faster
Your smartphone can be your doctor now, here's how. New smartphone app using the phone's camera and lab kit can help identify urinary tract infections much faster.
New Innovative Approach to Develop a Vaccine Against Plasmodium vivax Malaria
A new innovative approach can pave the way for developing a vaccine to treat iPlasmodium vivax/i malaria, reveals a new study.
Do YOU wear contact lenses? Beware of a rare infection
Moorfields Eye Hospital researchers checked medical records since 1986 to analyse and compare rates of the infection in south east England.
New Study Reports Poor Physical and Mental Health in Rural Borderland...
Poor mental and physical health is seen among American rural borderline communities due to the impact of high stress.
New Fatty Acids Can Slow Down an Over Reactive Immune System
New type of fatty acid identified can slow down the overreactive immune system which may lead to potential treatments for the disease