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Early Detection of FH is Life-Saving
Hospital Referrals to Cardiac Rehab
Physical Fitness Keeps Cholesterol in Check
Neighborhood access to healthy food and physical activity has a big impact on risk for type 2 diabetes.
For women with congenital heart disease, meeting with specialists, risk assessment and counseling are essential when considering pregnancy.
Study finds that drinking alcohol causes changes in heart size and function, especially in elderly women.
Improving the nutritional value of meals helped curb obesity rates in California schools, but low-income areas didn’t experience longer-term benefits.
Multi-country study finds that cereal fiber has the greatest impact on diabetes risk.
One-third of Americans has a cluster of risk factors putting them at increased risk for heart disease and diabetes, based on a review of national surveys from the last decade.
When patients are well-educated about the decision, fewer decide to undergo the procedure.
Gender differences in the safety and efficacy of heart drugs are widely overlooked despite women having increased risk of complications.
Heart disease and insulin resistance are linked, but the latter does not need to be accounted for in heart risk calculations.
While low vitamin D levels are associated with high blood pressure, supplements are not enough to effectively lower blood pressure.