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2014-06-25 23:09:38

CathMaps+ App created to alleviate the anxiety of a second event. Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Danny Oberman experienced a “cardiac incident” in 2013. It changed his life – personally and professionally. He founded CathMaps+ to alleviate the anxiety around the risk of a second heart event. Oberman, Founder and CEO, is a technology expert. He used his experience and personal understanding of what it means to live with an elevated risk of a heart attack, to create a tool –...

2014-06-24 10:18:07

The Lancet The rate of hospitalisation for the most serious type of heart attack, ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI), more than quadrupled in China between 2001 and 2011, according to new research published in The Lancet. The study, funded by the Chinese government, evaluates medical records, care processes, and outcomes for 13,815 hospital admissions for STEMI in 162 hospitals across China. It shows that in 2001, there were an estimated 3•7 hospital admissions for...

2014-06-24 09:55:12

American Heart Association People who stop using smokeless tobacco after a heart attack may extend their life expectancy similar to people who stop smoking, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Circulation. "We didn't expect to see such a strong association among those people who stopped using (smokeless tobacco)," said Gabriel Arefalk, M.D., lead researcher and cardiologist at Uppsala University Hospital in Uppsala, Sweden. "After a heart attack, no...

2014-06-23 23:11:48

Lawyers representing national Androgel lawsuits at The Onder Law Firm update FDA warning information on testosterone risks and offer free Androgel lawsuit case review for individuals seeking to file an Androgel testosterone lawsuit related to heart attack or stroke. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 Attorneys handling Androgel lawsuits at The Onder Law Firm are providing up-to-date Androgel information at their website, the Androgel Testosterone Lawsuit Center, in light of a June 19,...

2014-06-21 23:03:34

Low Testosterone Lawsuits With The Same Allegations Of Men Suffering Heart Attack, Stroke Or Death After Using Testosterone Helps Panel In Its Decision To Consolidate Lawsuits, Reports Alonso Krangle LLP New York NY (PRWEB) June 21, 2014 Alonso Krangle LLP, an experienced defective drug injury law firm, has learned that testosterone lawsuits filed against the manufacturers of testosterone products that allegedly caused men to have a stroke, heart attack or other health complications are...

2014-06-20 23:01:14

With over 100 Testosterone Treatment Lawsuits Pending Litigation, The FDA Continues Its Investigation Into The Potential Health Risks of Testosterone Replacement Therapy Drugs Reports Wright & Schulte LLC Columbus, OH (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 As testosterone treatment lawsuits move forward in federal litigation in Illinois, Wright & Schulte LLC has learned that the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) is now requiring manufacturers of testosterone therapy products to expand...

2014-06-19 14:30:02

American Heart Association Women  55 and younger are twice as likely to suffer a heart attack, die or require artery-opening procedures if they’re moderately or severely depressed, according to new research in the Journal of the American Heart Association. “Women in this age group are also more likely to have depression, so this may be one of the ‘hidden’ risk factors that can help explain why women die at a disproportionately higher rate than men after a heart attack,” said...

2014-06-19 10:12:13

Washington University in St. Louis Researchers have identified the first genetic variations linked to race that begin to explain a higher risk of death among some African American and Caucasian patients taking the anti-clotting drug clopidogrel (Plavix) after a heart attack. These variants increased patients’ risk of dying in the year following a first heart attack, but they appeared to do so for different reasons depending on race, according to a study at Washington University...

2014-06-19 09:49:24

King's College London Heart attack patients with kidney problems may not be getting the full treatment they need, according to a new study led by King's College London. The study found that patients admitted to hospital with chest pains and poorly functioning kidneys are less likely to be given an angiogram and early invasive treatment, which might increase their chance of surviving a heart attack. People admitted to hospital with a suspected heart attack are normally offered early...

2014-06-18 23:16:15

Attorneys representing national Androgel testosterone lawsuits at The Onder Law Firm announce the launch of a new website, offering timely news updates, information, and no-cost testosterone lawsuit case review for persons seeking to file an Androgel lawsuit for heart attack or stroke. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 The Androgel Testosterone Lawsuits website is a new resource from national product and family safety attorneys at The Onder Law Firm. Based in St. Louis, these...


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