• Evolutionary gene loss may help explain why only humans are prone to heart attacks

    5 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily

    Scientists say the loss of a single gene two to three million years ago in our ancestors may have resulted in a heightened risk of cardiovascular disease in all humans as a species, while also setting up a further risk for red meat-eating humans.
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  • Testosterone Therapy May Threaten the Heart

    Testosterone Therapy May Threaten the Heart

    5 monthes ago - By Web MD

    Those who took testosterone replacement therapy had a 21% higher risk of cardiovascular events such as heart attack, stroke or mini-stroke than those who did not take the therapy. That increased risk translated into 128 more cardiovascular events.
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