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People who visited their doctor at least twice a year were 3.2 times more likely to keep their blood pressure under control than those who saw their doctor once a year or less, according to new research in the American Heart Association’s journal Circulation.
Veterinary experts available to share tips on managing arthritis in pets SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Oct.
Animal study reveals potential brain-health benefits of a walnut-enriched diet FOLSOM, Calif., Oct.
Osteoporosis is responsible for nearly two million broken bones every year, but continues to be ignored by the public and neglected by doctors WASHINGTON, Oct.
NYON, Switzerland, October 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Osteoporosis can lead to painful fractures, disability and early death, but continues to be ignored by the general public
Living close to a major road may increase women’s risk of dying from sudden cardiac death, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Circulation.
Researchers have known for decades that stress contributes to heart disease. But a new analysis by researchers at Duke Medicine shows mental stress may tax women’s hearts more than men’s.
Sales of a Novel Antipsychotic and an Improved Rescue Therapy Will Contribute Approximately $1 Billion to the PD Market in 2023, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON,
MARKHAM, ON, Oct.
--Study Demonstrated Clinically Meaningful and Statistically Significant Improvement of Agitation in Patients with Alzheimer's Disease-- ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Oct.
A coronary angiography, also known as a coronary catheterization, is a procedure that gives both visual and tactical access to coronary circulation and blood filled chambers of the heart for both diagnostic and interventional purposes. It is one of many diagnostic tests used in cardiology. More specifically, coronary catheterization recognizes occlusion, stenosis, thrombosis or aneurismal enlargement of the walls of the coronary arteries; heart chamber size; heart muscle contraction...
The cardiac stress test is a diagnostic test used in Cardiac pathology for the purpose of patient diagnosis. It measures the heart’s function while placing a heavier workload on the heart. The cardiologist cannot be at the patient’s side while at work, under stress, during a workout or pushed to the limit so this test mimics those activities in a controlled setting. How it is Performed The stress is created by increasing the workload on the cardiac system. This can be accomplished by...
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