Tag Archives: heart attack

Don’t Take Hypertension For Granted

Don’t Take Hypertension For Granted

  Hypertension or high blood pressure is often called a “silent disease” because you usually don’t know that you have it, thus making it dangerous. In fact, one third of ...

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Lower Doses of Heart Meds Save Lives: Study

Lower Doses of Heart Meds Save Lives: Study

  Miami, United States – People who suffered a heart attack lived longer when their dose of a medication known as a beta-blocker was a quarter of the amount commonly prescribed, ...

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More Evidence that Fried Food Raises Heart Attack Risk

More Evidence that Fried Food Raises Heart Attack Risk

  Miami, United States – People who eat lots of fried food and sugary drinks have a 56 percent higher risk of heart disease compared to those who eat healthier, US ...

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Hand Grip is Telltale of Heart’s Health: Study

Hand Grip is Telltale of Heart’s Health: Study

  Paris, France – Testing people’s hand strength could be a simple, low-cost way to screen them for the risk of heart attack or stroke, The Lancet reported on Thursday. Canadian-led researchers ...

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AstraZeneca Philippines Launches Discount Program to Help More Heart Attack Patients Benefit from Life-Saving Drug Ticareglor

AstraZeneca Philippines Launches Discount Program to Help More Heart Attack Patients Benefit from Life-Saving Drug Ticareglor

  AstraZeneca Philippines introduces an exciting addition to its Patient Support Program (PSP) to help more Filipino patients benefit from ticagrelor, an innovative medicine that can help save the lives of patients ...

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New Tool to Foretell Heart Attack/Stroke Risk

New Tool to Foretell Heart Attack/Stroke Risk

  Paris, France – Over the age of 40? Want to know your risk of suffering a fatal heart attack or stroke in the next 10 years? Read on. A new instrument ...

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