Latest News for Heart

How do alcohol and caffeine affect A-fib?

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 03:00:00 PDT
Learn how caffeine and alcohol may affect the heart and if they are triggers for A-fib. Is it safe to consume alcohol and caffeine with A-fib?
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Diabetes: Heart attack risk due to loss of small blood vessels around the heart

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 07:00:00 PDT
Study suggests that the higher risk of heart attack in diabetes is due to the loss of small blood vessels around the heart, and it proposes a gene therapy.
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Catheter ablation for A-fib: What to expect

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDT
A catheter ablation is an invasive procedure used to correct an irregular heartbeat. In this article, find out the risks, benefits, and how to prepare.
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Atrial fibrillation: Natural treatments, remedies, and tips

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 04:00:00 PDT
Learn about A-fib and the natural treatments available. What herbs and supplements may be used to treat A-fib and what substances should be avoided?
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Moderate drinking linked to lower risk of some - but not all - heart conditions

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT
Moderate drinking is associated with a lower risk of several, but not all, cardiovascular diseases, finds a large study of UK adults published by The BMJ.
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Does boosting "good" cholesterol really improve your health?

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT
A new review addresses the mysteries behind "good" HDL cholesterol and why boosting its levels does not necessarily provide protection from cardiovascular risk for patients.
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Novel link between unhealthy hearts and dementia

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT
Researchers from National University Health System (NUHS) have discovered a link between cardiac diseases and brain dysfunction.
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'Spray painting' shows promise as minimally invasive way to patch up the heart

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 07:00:00 PDT
Spray painting biomaterials shows promise as a minimally invasive way to create a regenerative patch on the heart to repair tissue after heart attack.
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A simple fix to avoid some unnecessary coronary stents

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDT
Physician researchers at Thomas Jefferson University suspect that some cases of coronary artery spasm go unrecognized and are incorrectly treated with stents.
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