Tag Archives: Coronary Heart Disease

FDA Approves Corlanor to Treat Heart Failure

FDA Approves Corlanor to Treat Heart Failure

  The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Corlanor (ivabradine) to reduce hospitalization from worsening heart failure. Corlanor is approved for use in certain people who have long-lasting (chronic) ...

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Micronutrient Deficiency: Shaking Off a Sticky Problem 

Micronutrient Deficiency: Shaking Off a Sticky Problem 

  MANILA, PHILIPPINES – They are only needed in miniscule amounts, and yet many people, mostly kids, are still chronically short of the vital nutrients.  Micronutrient deficiency has remained prevalent ...

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Important Food Items for Your Kids Found in the Philippines

Important Food Items for Your Kids Found in the Philippines

  GROWING KIDS – The Philippines is blessed with more than 300 edible fruit-bearing plants—no less than 100 are indigenous to the country or they’ve been growing here since prehistoric ...

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Huge Discrepancies on Heart Disease in Europe

Huge Discrepancies on Heart Disease in Europe

  PARIS, August 19, 2014 (AFP) – Russians and Ukrainians aged 55 to 59 die from coronary heart disease at a higher rate than Frenchmen who are 20 years older, ...

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Light Drinking Less Healthy Than Thought: Study

Light Drinking Less Healthy Than Thought: Study

  PARIS, July 10, 2014 (AFP) – A glass or two of booze is good for your heart, according to long-standing medical advice that drinkers are often fond of citing. ...

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Solon Pushes for Anti-Obesity Programs in School

Solon Pushes for Anti-Obesity Programs in School

  Obesity, like charity, begins at home. And schools must draw the finish line to this serious juvenile health risk. Thus, a young lawmaker is now pushing for the mandatory ...

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Laughter May Be Hazardous to Your Health

Laughter May Be Hazardous to Your Health

  It’s no longer the ultimate cure, new UK study finds Go ahead: Laugh at your own peril. So, you still think laughter is still the best medicine. Think again as a ...

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