Hispanic People at Risk for Heart Disease Going Untreated

Hispanic People at Risk for Heart Disease Going Untreated

By Amy Norton HealthDay ReporterTHURSDAY, March 4, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Even after suffering a stroke, many Hispanic Americans still have uncontrolled diabetes, high blood pressure or other conditions that raise their risk of a repeat one, a new study

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Reduced risk of heart failure hospitalizations in patients with type 2 diabetes using SGLT-2 inhibitors

Can sitagliptin help in latent autoimmune diabetes?

Posted by Medivizor on Feb 28, 2021 in Diabetes mellitus | In a nutshell This review focused on the effect of sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 inhibitors (SGLT-2i) on heart failure hospitalization in patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D). This analysis showed that

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High BP in Pregnancy Could Affect Women’s Hearts Long Term

High BP in Pregnancy Could Affect Women's Hearts Long Term

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Feb. 25, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Pregnancy-related high blood pressure can lead to long-term heart risks, new research shows. Compared to those with normal blood pressure during pregnancy, women who developed

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Guys, Exercise Helps Aging Hearts, Testosterone Won’t

Guys, Exercise Helps Aging Hearts, Testosterone Won't

All initially underwent arterial blood flow testing as a measure of heart health and function, before being randomly divided into four groups. One group did aerobic and strength exercise two to three times per week while receiving testosterone therapy;

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Exercise can have limitless benefit to your heart health

Exercise can have limitless benefit to your heart health

The benefits of exercise to your cardiovascular health are limitless. That’s according to a new study from the researchers at the University of Oxford and published in the PLOS Medicine Journal that used movement monitors to capture the physical activity

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Serum Galectin-3 and Subsequent Risk of Coronary Heart Disease in Subjects With Childhood-Onset Type 1 Diabetes: A Cohort Study

Prediabetes, Diabetes, and the Risk of All-Cause and Cause-Specific Mortality in a Japanese Working Population: Japan Epidemiology Collaboration on Occupational Health Study

AbstractOBJECTIVE To study whether serum galectin-3 and other biomarkers of inflammation predict coronary heart disease (CHD) in subjects with long-standing childhood-onset type 1 diabetes.RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS A population-based nationwide cohort of 299 subjects with type 1 diabetes diagnosed in

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Toronto-based researchers measuring whether Apple Watch can spot early signs of worsening heart failure

Toronto-based researchers measuring whether Apple Watch can spot early signs of worsening heart failure

University Health Network (UHN), a research collaborative supported by Toronto-area health organizations, is spinning up its academic study on heart-health monitoring via the Apple Watch. Conducted in collaboration with the tech giant and first name-dropped last fall, the project looks to

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