Comparing extreme categories of consumption, SSB linked to increased CVD mortality, cancer mortality.
Reduced risks for coronary heart disease, CV disease observed in a cohort of older women.
Adherence linked to significantly reduced risk for MACE, but only 6.4% had optimal compliance.
Findings show dose-response increase in risk for cardiovascular disease, all-cause mortality.
The American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association have released a new evidence-based guideline detailing the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease.
Interventions to reduce some traditional risk factors can improve the proportion of non-AIDS-related comorbidities.
Increasing consumption of high-quality, plant-based foods decreases the risk for death from cardiovascular disease.
The American Heart Association has updated its scientific statement on blood pressure readings.
Test has been underused and represents less than 1% of stress tests, study authors say.
The ACC/AHA/ASE have released an updated advanced training joint statement on echocardiography for hospital medical staff, clinicians, and other healthcare providers.
In sedentary overweight/obese older adults, morning exercise reduces systolic blood pressure, with additional benefit seen by combining exercise with regular breaks in sitting.
Postmenopausal women were recruited from the Women’s Health Initiative Observational Study to analyze the relationship between perceived social support and CVD or all-cause mortality.
A recently published report describes the case of a 59-year-old male patient who experienced olmesartan-associated enteropathy (OAE) and highlights the importance of performing thorough medication reviews.
New evidence led to development of 2 new recommendations for combination therapy.
No link seen after adjustment for smoking, sleep disorder, substance use disorder, anxiety disorders, depression
Aspirin may be linked to an increased risk of major bleeding and decreased risk of cardiovascular events in individuals without cardiovascular disease.
Investigators sought to determine the benefit of statin therapy, particularly as patients age.
Most Americans are concerned about their weight and understand the connection between weight and cardiovascular health, but a substantial proportion of them are not doing much to lose excess weight.
The use of aspirin was associated with a lower risk for cardiovascular events in individuals without cardiovascular disease.
Terrific Care/Medex Supply had purchased these test strips (which were distributed by Roche Diagnostics outside the country) from an unknown source, imported and sold them in the US.