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2014-03-06 08:30:13

- A significant addition that complements the company's innovative suite of diagnostics and services, Boston Heart's MPO is easy for clinicians to use and FDA-cleared. FRAMINGHAM, Mass., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Heart Diagnostics Corporation, a pioneer in integrating next-generation diagnostics into personalized nutrition and lifestyle programs for patients with or at risk for heart disease, announced the commercial launch of an FDA-cleared MPO (myeloperoxidase) test, a...

That Angry Outburst May Lead To Heart Attack or Stroke
2014-03-04 10:02:56

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online It is known that bouts of anger can raise a person’s stress level and continued stress can lead to other health-related issues such as heart attack and stroke. But a new look at several studies has led researchers to the determination that anger itself can cause stroke or heart attack within a few hours of an outburst. Dr Murray Mittleman, of Harvard School of Public Health, and colleagues found that people who lose their temper...

2014-03-03 23:01:45

Kyowa Hakko USA announces that Pantesin is a comprehensive and safe dietary supplement that supports healthy cholesterol levels. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 A recently published study in Vascular Health and Risk Management showed that Pantesin® Pantethine was effective in lowering cardiovascular risk markers in study participants with low to moderate risk factors who were eligible for statin therapy. Specifically when compared to placebo, Pantesin showed significant changes...

2014-03-03 23:01:36

The Firm is investigating Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of individuals who allegedly developed new-onset Type 2 diabetes due to their use of Lipitor. New York, New York (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 As Lipitor lawsuits (http://www.thelipitorlawsuit.com/ ) alleging use of the popular cholesterol-lowering medication continue to move forward in federal court, Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes that Pfizer, Inc. recently launched a clinical trial of an over-the-counter (OTC) version of Lipitor. According to...

2014-02-28 23:26:13

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai study suggests early-stage atherosclerosis is reversible, and identifies new genetic targets for fighting advanced atherosclerosis New York, NY (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Research at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai has led to important new discoveries about the process behind regression of atherosclerosis, the main underlying cause of heart attack and stroke. In the paper published today in PLoS Genetics, scientists from Mount Sinai and the...

2014-02-24 23:02:53

USApple Shares Research on the Health Benefits of an Apple (or Two) a Day During American Heart Health Month Vienna, VA (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 An apple (or two) a day keeps not only the doctor – but the cardiologist – away. USApple is reminding people that eating apples can be one of the most convenient and accessible ways to fight many of the factors that contribute to heart disease, the leading cause of death in the United States. Here are four reasons why:...

2014-02-20 08:31:44

COLUMBIA, S.C., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lipitor lawsuits filed in federal courts on behalf of people who allegedly developed type 2 diabetes after taking Pfizer's cholesterol-lowering statin, also called atorvastatin, have been consolidated in the District of South Carolina according to a court order filed Feb. 18, (In re Lipitor (Atorvastatin) Litigation, MDL No. 2502 (JPML)), announced Janet, Jenner & Suggs attorney Kenneth Suggs, who is representing plaintiffs. (Photo:...

2014-02-19 23:27:12

AlignLife provides a free webinar to educate on Cholesterol and the risk of statin medications. (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 This Thursday, February 20th at 7pm EST, AlignLife clinics will be hosting a free webinar to educate the community about the dangers of statin medications and a natural approach to the management of cholesterol. An interesting study published in The Lancet looked at the incidence of heart disease in 52 countries and revealed that over 90% of heart disease is...

2014-02-19 23:01:46

The Firm is evaluating Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of individuals who allegedly suffer from Type 2 diabetes due to their use of Lipitor. New York, New York (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 Dozens of federally-filed Lipitor lawsuits (http://www.thelipitorlawsuit.com/ ) that allege the statin drug caused patients to develop Type 2 diabetes have been consolidated in a multidistrict litigation and transferred to the U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina, for pretrial proceedings. According...

2014-02-15 23:00:09

ChinaMarketResearchReports.com adds Latest Reports on Atorvastatin and Trastuzumab industry for China to its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) February 16, 2014 The prevalence rate of abnormal blood lipid in China is lower than that in most developed countries, but the average serum TC level of Chinese people is upgrading for the economic development and lifestyle change. Meanwhile, diabetes and metabolic syndromes are very common in China. According to statistics, the prevalence rate of abnormal...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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