Thursday, May 26, 2022

Heart disease

First successful transplant of porcine heart into an adult human with end-stage heart disease

The first-of-its-kind transplant was the patient’s only option for survival.

Need of regular check-ups to mitigate Cardiovascular risk

Emergency workers need standard health checks to prevent heart events on the job.

Study found Heart complications in Overweight youth

Associations between visceral fat and arterial stiffness in youth.

Vitamin K enriched diet lower risk of cardiovascular disease

Growing evidence of Vitamin K value for heart health.

Early exposure to air pollution puts children at higher risk of disease in adulthood

First of its kind study reveals evidence that early exposure to dirty air alters genes in a way that could lead to adult heart disease, among other ailments.

Heart muscles are drawn by da Vinci play a vital role in heart function

Exciting new direction for understanding the heart.

Menopause increases the risk of metabolic syndrome

According to a new study based on the data from the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging, menopause increases the risk of metabolic syndrome or...

New discovery may help monitor inflammation in diseases such as heart disease and SARS

According to a new study by the University of Canterbury (UC), measuring white blood cell generated antioxidant chemicals is essential to monitor inflammation and...

Reversing degeneration of the heart tissue: A curative treatment for heart disease

None of the current heart disease treatments can reverse the degeneration of the heart tissue – they only slow progression of the disease. Now, scientists...

New quantum technology to diagnose and treat heart condition

Atrial fibrillation (also called AFib or AF) is a quivering or irregular heartbeat (arrhythmia) that can lead to blood clots, stroke, heart failure, and...

Drinking green tea could lead to longer life, study

Good news for tea lovers.

Is physical activity always good for the heart?

Looking at whether all types of physical activity are beneficial, or whether under some circumstances physical activity can be harmful.

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