Metabolomic Evaluation of the Consequences of Plasma Cystathionine Elevation in Adults with Stable Angina Pectoris
Background: An elevated circulating cystathionine concentration, which arises in part from insufficiencies of vitamin B-6, B-12, or folate, has been shown to be associated with...
7 days ago - Nutrition
CTA, FFR-CT changing management of suspected angina, CAD
Testing strategies are rapidly evolving to determine which patients with chest pain have CAD, and which of those have high enough risk to warrant revascularization. Driving...
13 days ago - Healio
Scanner that takes three minutes to detect heart attack
The battery-powered device can tell doctors almost instantly if a patient's chest pain is due to a serious cardiac issue, such as a heart attack or angina, or unrelated to the...
23 days ago - Daily Mail
PCMHs thrive with use of pop health technology
By utilizing a patient-centered, physician-led model of care, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan has lowered recidivism and healthcare costs. The patient-centered medical home...
26 days ago - Managed Healthcare Executive
Scoring System for Coronary CT Angiography Validated
New findings show use of CAD-RADS to standardize coronary CT angiography reporting in patients with suspected angina due to CHD works well and is 'ready for clinical use,'...
29 days ago - Medscape
Mental distress may increase risk for death in patients with stable CAD
Patients with stable CAD who had persistent moderate to severe psychological distress had an increased risk for CV and all-cause mortality, according to a study published in...
1 month ago - Healio - 2 articles
Women With Longer Reproductive Years Reduce Their Risk of Stroke, Angina
The risk of chest pain and stroke was 30% less in women who had more than 30 years between their menarche and menopause.
1 month ago - Medindia Health - 3 articles
Study evaluates women's risk for angina, stroke based on duration of reproductive years
A new study has shown that every 1 year increase in reproductive duration-years from menarche to menopause-was associated with a 3% reduction in a woman's risk of angina or stroke.
1 month ago - News Medical
Woman nearly dies from mouth germs of a snake bite
A 20-year-old woman in Ethiopia developed a bacterial infection from the snake's mouth, which lead to lead to Ludwig's angina - where the patient feels they are choking - in a...
2 monthes ago - Daily Mail - 3 articles
EuroCTO: PCI for Chronic Total Occlusion May Improve QOL
PCI resulted in less angina than optimal medical therapy, though the trial was plagued by poor recruitment and leaves CTO PCI still seeking RCT validation. Heartwire from Medscape
2 monthes ago - Medscape
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We May One Day Be Able To Detect Cancer With A Simple Blood Test
An experimental blood test was able to predict early-stage cancer in more than half of patients with the disease.
Older Cancer Patients and Their Caregivers Differ in Assessment of Physical...
Differences in assessment of physical abilities between patients and caregivers were associated with greater caregiver burden.
Women are attracted to men who eat a lot of vegetables
Researchers at Macquarie University in Australia strengthened the link between scent and attraction and showed that a man's diet can make him smell more or less desirable to women.
Nearly 4 Million Worldwide Die Each Year from Asthma, COPD
In poorer countries these respiratory illnesses too often go undiagnosed and untreated, report finds Related MedlinePlus Pages: Asthma , COPD , International Health
Can a Blood Test Detect a Range of Cancers Earlier?
Researchers move 'a step forward,' assessing DNA fragments for colon, breast, ovarian and lung tumors Related MedlinePlus Pages: Cancer , Laboratory Tests
New, Rapid and Inexpensive Test for Zika Virus Detection
New method of Zika virus detection developed using viral proteins attached to gold nanoparticles.
Walnuts Make You Less Hungry And More Full
Walnuts activate a part of the brain known as the right insula and increase the activity, which helps in decreasing the hunger and cravings of an individual.
Walnuts reduce cravings and promote feeling of fullness
Researchers from the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston found that eating walnuts boosts brain activity in the region associated with control, suggesting people...
Multicolor MRIs Developed Improve Disease Detection
MRI capabilities have been elevated with the new imaging method. The MRI is now available in multicolors, which aids in detecting multiple diseases at once.
Junk food increases risk of cancer in women
Women who eat junk food such as burgers or pizza are increasing their risk of cancer even if they're not overweight, new research by the University of Arizona has warned.