Early Care by Cardiologist May Lower Stroke Risk for A-Fib Patients
They're likelier to prescribe blood thinners than primary care doctors, study finds Related MedlinePlus Pages: Atrial Fibrillation , Stroke
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Skin cell model advances study of genetic mutation linked to heart disease, stroke risk
Using a new skin cell model, researchers have overcome a barrier that previously prevented the study of living tissue from people at risk for early heart disease and stroke...
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Treating hypertension in primary care: A comprehensive process
Uncontrolled hypertension can be a significant risk factor for heart disease, kidney disease and stroke, and primary care clinicians are often the first to detect signs of...
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Ticks could be key to treating a heart condition
The same proteins in their saliva which allows ticks to feed on us could also prevent myocarditis - a deadly heart condition, as well as heart attacks and strokes, Oxford...
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New Model Improves Study of Genetic Mutations Linked to Heart Disease, Stroke Risk
A newly discovered skin cell model has been found to improve the study of genetic mutations linked to heart disease and stroke risk.
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6 Ways Living Green Can Be Better for Your Health
Helen and Scott Nearing invented the concept of living green in 1954 . It didn't start becoming popular until the 2010's. However, a growing number of people are exploring the...
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Breast-Feeding May Lower Women's Risk Of Heart Attack, Stroke
Breast-feeding may literally be good for the heart.
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Where are the new therapies for heart disease?
Despite dramatic reductions in the death rate from cardiovascular disease, which includes heart disease and stroke, it remains the leading causes of death, and experts have...
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UR Medicine Recognized for Stroke Care
The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association has once again honored the UR Medicine Strong Memorial Hospital as having met its highest standards of care for stroke.
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Heart disease deaths drop by 20% since indoor smoking ban
Public Health England statistics show the number of smokers dying from heart attacks has dropped by over 20 per cent since the 2007 ban, while deaths from stroke have dropped...
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Persistent Stress May Hasten Death in Heart Patients
Doctors should assess mental health at routine cardiac visits, study authors say Related MedlinePlus Pages: Heart Diseases , Stress
Blackmores CEO Christine Holgate quits to run Australia Post
Blackmores CEO and MD Christine Holgate is leaving the supplements giant after nine years at the helm to take the top job at state-owned Australia Post.
Talk it Out: Are you in favor of the new Senate GOP health-care bill?
The Senate republicans are looking to erase major parts of the Affordable Care Act in a new bill. Would you be in favor of such changes or are you concerned?
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Working night shifts raises life-threatening disease risk
A University of Washington study has discovered that staff doing unsociable hours get rid of five times less disease-causing chemicals in their urine.
Abortion should be DECRIMINALISED, say medics
Delegates at the British Medical Association's annual meeting in Bournemouth voted in favour of a motion calling for a change in the law. It will now adopt this stance as its...
Zolpidem Drug: Surprising Effects of Insomnia Medication
Insomnia medication Zolpidem may work well in improving the conditions like coma recovery and vegetative states, finds a new review study.
Professor's Response To Mom Who Missed Class Is Going Viral For All The...
Professor's kind response to student's absence goes viral Finding good, reliable childcare can be a real challenge for parents, and sometimes even the best options fall though...
Potential Biomarkers To Identify Benign Pancreatic Lesions
The levels of two proteins VEGF-A and CEA are used to identify pancreatic cysts that will not develop into cancerous lesions.
This Man's Viral Tinder Profile Shows Why Honesty Can Be the Best Policy
Rodale Inc. Dustin gave it to Tinder straight as he could, and the Internet loves it When creating a dating profile, honesty is always the best policy. After all, no one is...