Cardiovascular System

Yoghurt could help to reverse the effects of a salty diet, study shows

It's good for your heart...<p>We already knew that yoghurt is good for your bones, but now it seems it could be beneficial for heart health, too. …

Diabetes

Add Cycling to Your Life to Become Both Physically and Mentally Stronger

So you thought cycling is just good for your physical shape? It turns out that it has a positive impact on your brain! Recent research has shown that …

Cycling

Nuts may protect against heart disease

A new study published in the <i>Journal of the American College of Cardiology</i> looks at the impact of nut consumption on the risk of cardiovascular …

Medicine

Amarin's Vascepa shows treatment effect in CKD patients in late-stage study; shares ahead 6% premarket

A post hoc (after the end of trial) analysis of the Phase 3 ANCHOR study showed treatment with Amarin's (NASDAQ:AMRN) Vascepa (icosapent ethyl) …

Business

Long-Term Coffee Consumption and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease

New paper published in Circulation:<p><i>Background</i> — Considerable controversy exists regarding the association between coffee consumption and …

Diabetes

Killer clones

Mutations in our hematopoietic stem cells can allow one clone of blood cells to become abnormally abundant. Researchers have discovered that this …

Health

Long-Term Aspirin Use May Reduce Risk of Digestive Cancers

Long-term aspirin use may lower the risk of developing digestive cancers, according to a new study.<p>The research was presented last week at the 25th …

Health

These foods will lower your risk of heart disease

Low-fat or low-carb? Butter or margarine? Avocado oil or coconut oil? Bombarded with contradictory media reports on the ever-changing landscape of …

Nutrition

Space travel: Beware of the health risks

Space: the final frontier. But before we embark on voyages to strange new worlds, we must first find ways of keeping our astronauts' brains from …

Medicine

A New Drug Has Been Found To 'Melt' Away The Fat In Our Arteries That Cause Heart Attacks

Sound too good to be true?<p>We all know that an unhealthy lifestyle and poor diet can start clogging up our coronary system, making us more vulnerable …

Medicine

10 foods that boost potassium levels

It is essential for the transmission of nerve impulses, as well as muscle contraction (particularly the heart) and good kidney function, and plays a …

Healthy Eating

Cholesterol and statins

Thu, Nov 2, 2017, 01:12<p>A chara, – As a preventive cardiologist I think your recent article on cholesterol (Health+Family, October 31st) was misguided …

News (Ireland)

Teen moms at risk of heart disease

New research recently published in the <i>Journal of the American Heart Association</i> shows that women who became mothers for the first time as teenagers …

Research

Forget High This, Low That. Your Diet May Already Hit The Sweet Spot

The world has seen a plethora of "experts" providing nutritional advice that sounds definitive and evidence-based. Many of us have lived through all …

Canadian News

Non-smoker, with normal blood pressure and cholesterol levels has heart disease. Why?

Inflammation is re-emerging as a likely reason for blockages in the coronary arteries of some patients with ischaemic heart disease<p>Mon, Oct 30, 2017, …

Diabetes

Standing may be worse than sitting, according to a new Ontario study

Looks like standing may be more problematic to our health than we once thought, according new findings published in the American Journal of …

Wellness

Morning Heart Surgery Patients 'Twice As Likely' To Suffer Potentially Fatal Complications

'Time of day appears to be a significant factor in the outcome from surgery.'<p>Having heart surgery in the the morning could double your risk of …

Medicine

Early Stage: Can this startup stop aging? Give it your stem cells and find out

<i>Startup of the week:</i><p><b>Who they are:</b> Forever Labs<p><b>What they do:</b> Harvest and preserve your stem cells<p><b>Why it’s cool:</b> Scientists have been chasing the …

Stem Cells

5 Amazing Vitamin Rich Breakfast for Best Body Shape

5 Amazing Vitamin Rich Breakfast for Best Body Shape<b>1. Pistachio</b>Pistachio is a nut that can be added in your breakfast for effective weight loss …

Weight Loss

Competition: Win a six month gym membership with Renfrewshire Leisure

You could take advantage of six fitness suites across Renfrewshire for the next six months if you take home this fantastic prize.<p>IF YOU know your …

Fitness

Smoking weed may triple your risk of dying from high blood pressure

It's never been easier to get marijuana in the U.S., especially now that almost 30 states have declared weed legal to consume. Proponents of cannabis …

Diabetes

Where are Australia's healthiest and least healthy senior employees?

One year ago, Alfonso del Rio was 110 kilograms and on the path to diabetes. He couldn't climb a flight of stairs without leaning on the handrail, …

Australian News

Heart health disparities take toll on African-Americans

(Reuters Health) - African-Americans have worse cardiovascular health and more deaths from heart disease than other groups, at least partly from less effective disease prevention and management efforts, according to a scientific statement from the American Heart Association (AHA).<p>"While African …

African-American News

Blood Circulation Superfoods

<b>We all know that eating a nutritious, balanced diet is vital for maintaining good health, but you may not be aware that food plays a vital role in</b> …

Healthy Eating

4 New Ways to Cook Heart-Healthy Fish

There are so many reasons to fall in love with fish. Not only is the seafood rich in protein, it’s also packed with omega-3s, the long-chain fatty …

Cardiovascular Disease

Association of Mitochondrial DNA Copy Number With Cardiovascular Disease. - PubMed

Importance:<p>Mitochondrial dysfunction is a core component of the aging process and may play a key role in atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease. …

Diabetes

What doctors can tell about your health just by looking at your eyes

If seeing well isn't enough of a priority, here's a better reason to get your vision checked regularly: A third of all known genetic syndromes can …

Medicine

How to find your cadence sweet spot

To maximise your cycling comfort and efficiency, it helps to ride with the right cadence. Cadence is your pedaling speed as measured in revolutions …

Sport (Australia)

Quest to acquire Cleveland HeartLab

Quest Diagnostics (NYSE:DGX) inks an agreement to acquire Ohio-based Cleveland HeartLab, a provider of diagnostic services for managing …

Business

Blood pressure medication does not completely restore vascular function

Treatments for high blood pressure do not totally reverse its damaging effects on the vascular rhythms that help circulation of the blood. Also, …

Diabetes