January 23, 2020
heart disease

Low Educational level, Income and Work Stress Link to Heart Disease and Stroke

Low educational levels predict an increased risk of developing or dying from heart disease and stroke according to the first nationwide (Denmark) study of the link […]
January 20, 2020
chili pepper

Consumption of Chili Pepper Cuts Down the Risk of Death from Heart or Cerebral Attack

Neuromed researchers observed that in people regularly consuming chili pepper (four times a week or more), the risk of dying of a heart attack was cut by 40 percent. Risk reduction for cerebrovascular mortality was more than halved.
January 6, 2020

High Lipoprotein(a) levels in type 1 diabetes linked to cardiovascular disease

Findings show that patients with type 1 diabetes and high lipoprotein(a) levels had a 50 per cent higher risk of developing some form of cardiovascular disease, a 70 per cent higher risk of coronary artery disease and a 100 per cent higher risk of calcified aortic valve disease,
December 23, 2019

Frequent Drinking is Greater Risk Factor for Heart Rhythm Disorder than Binge Drinking

Drinking small amounts of alcohol frequently is linked with a higher likelihood of atrial fibrillation than binge drinking, according to research published today in EP Europace, a journal of the European Society of Cardiology