Headlines Tagged with Cardio-vascular — 3,248 headlines found
Antidepressants in Pregnancy Won't Harm Baby's Heart, Study Suggests / But, past research shows risks, and one expert says this study doesn't provide definitive answers
he questioned why evidence of smoking and weight issues weren't considered in the data analysis. "We know that smoking is common in a Medicaid population and that it's associated with heart defects," Urato said, "and body mass index [a measurement based o
Jun 18, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 20, 2014 13:05
Cigarette smoking is associated with a higher burden of necrotic core in coronary atherosclerotic plaques, which could represent a mechanism for increased CV events in smokers, according to a new report. Researchers investigated the role of smoking in th
May 29, 2014 Healio.com
added May 30, 2014 12:46
A one-time screening for a form of potentially dangerous aneurysm is effective and recommended for men aged 65 to 75 who are current or former smokers. So says a draft recommendation issued Monday by the influential panel of experts known as the U.S. Pr
Jan 27, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 30, 2014 09:39
Public Health England, an executive agency of the Department of Health, is rolling out a nationwide campaign focusing on the toxic cycle of dirty blood ... The campaign, called Toxic Cycle, will be backed by posters, online ads and billboards as well as
Dec 30, 2013 The Guardian (uk)
added Dec 30, 2013 12:18
The most widely used smoking cessation therapies did not appear to increase the risk for major adverse cardiovascular events, and bupropion (Wellbutrin, Zyban), actually showed a trend toward protecting against heart attack and stroke. * Note that nicoti
Dec 9, 2013 MedPage Today
added Dec 10, 2013 13:02
[UK] No fruit for ten years, a junk food diet and a 50-a-day cigarette habit... but David, 66, still insists he's as 'fit as a fiddle'
he suffered two heart attacks 10 years ago.... the attacks made him feel even younger. 'I actually died for a few seconds in the back of the ambulance and had to be resucitated,... that was hereditary. It was nothing to do with my diet or the cigarettes.
Nov 24, 2013 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 30, 2013 11:34
Eight weeks of smoking cessation reverses the endothelial damage caused by smoking, according to research presented at the ESC Congress today by Dr Yasuaki Dohi from Japan. Serotonin remained elevated, suggesting 8 weeks of cessation is insufficient to re
Aug 31, 2013 European Society of Cardiology
added Sep 1, 2013 02:23
There are a range of conditions that are likely to overwhelm the NHS in the coming years. Amy McMullen looks at the groundbreaking research that is being developed to try to hold back the tide
Jun 10, 2013 WalesOnline (uk)
added Jul 9, 2013 11:19
Bupropion immediately after a hospitalized acute MI was well tolerated and safe, but not effective in helping patients quit smoking, according to study findings published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.
Feb 15, 2013 Healio.com
added Feb 16, 2013 20:58
People who survive a type of stroke called a subarachnoid hemorrhage still have a higher risk of death, particularly if they continue to smoke and do not keep their blood pressure and cholesterol levels low, a new study warns.
Jan 18, 2013 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 22, 2013 23:27