Researchers analyzed data from 60,574 women to examine the risk of CVD associated with PCOS across the life span.
The rates of myocardial infarction were found to decline during the COVID-19 pandemic, which also saw increases in sleep duration.
For patients with myocardial infraction, NSAID treatment is associated with a significantly increased risk for cardiovascular and bleeding events.
The analysis included 241,551 patients monitored for a median of 4 years.
The prevalence of metabolic syndrome is rising at an unequal rate among different patient demographics.
Long-term intake of added sugar and sugar-sweetened beverages is associated with higher pericardial adipose tissue, visceral adipose tissue, and subcutaneous adipose tissue volumes.
Greater adherence to healthy eating patterns is consistently associated with lower risk of cardiovascular disease.
The American Heart Association outlined several considerations for the management of pregnant women with CVD or CVD-related conditions.
The USPSF recommends screening all adults for hypertension with office-based blood pressure measurement.
A total of 10,527 deaths resulting from exposure to heat-related conditions were identified during 2004 to 2018.
Regular coffee consumption is associated with a significantly lower risk for arrhythmias.
Changes have been suggested for the newborn critical congenital heart disease screening algorithm.
Even in very frail people, antihypertensive treatment reduces the risk for death.
An adverse childhood family environment is associated with cardiovascular disease incidence and all-cause mortality later in life.
MS associated with a 3.5-fold higher risk for mortality, 1.5-fold higher risk for cardiovascular mortality
The US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends behavioral counseling to promote a healthy lifestyle for adults at risk for cardiovascular disease.
Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor and/or angiotensin receptor blocker use is not associated with COVID-19 test positivity.
The presence of obesity, type 2 diabetes, and elevated systolic blood pressure (SBP) in adolescence accelerates the progression of risk factors that play a role in the development of early vascular aging.
Coronary artery disease mortality rates have increased among women from rural areas, while social determinants of health increase the risk for 90-day mortality after heart failure hospitalization.
The most common comorbidities among patients hospitalized with COVID-19 in the New York City area are hypertension, obesity, and diabetes.