Iron deficiency increases risk of heart disease, but so does the wrong type of iron

(Natural News) Our bodies are finely balanced machines, but for many of us, this only becomes evident when we suffer a lack of a vital nutrient or mineral and start feeling the effects. Extra exam or other stress, for example, has left many of us depleted of vitamin B, and as women get older, they...
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In the article “Perioperative cardiac arrests in children between 1988 and 2005 at a tertiary referral center” (Flick RP, Sprung J, Harrison TE, Gleich SJ, Schroeder DR, Hanson AC, Buenvenida SL, Warner DO: Anesthesiology 2007; 106:226 –37) there is an error in the following sentence: “Of the 26 noncardiac patients who experienced CA, 7 had congenital heart disease, such that 87.5% of all patients who experienced perioperative CA had underlying heart disease.” This sentence should have read “76% of all patients,” not “ 87.5% of all patients.”
Source: Anesthesiology - Category: Anesthesiology Source Type: research
While diet and lifestyle play a large role in heart disease, researchers in Sweden report that more than 30 percent of cases are caused by genetics -- much higher than previously thought.
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  Americans consume the equivalent of 300 loaves of bread each year (representing enormous exposure to the amylopectin A carbohydrate that behaves like sugar or worse). They also consume 200 pounds of sugar. It is not uncommon for sugar alone to comprise a quarter of all calories taken in over the course of the day—some of it out in the open, some of it hidden. To understand the adverse effects of sugars—sucrose, high-fructose corn syrup, and other fructose-rich sweeteners, such as agave, honey, and maple syrup—we need to understand two phenomena: 1. Insulin resistance 2 Glycation. Insulin Resistanc...
Source: Wheat Belly Blog - Category: Cardiology Authors: Tags: Anti-aging BLOOD SUGAR Diabetes Dr. Davis Undoctored arthritis dementia grain-free grains health heart disease insulin joint pain weight gain Weight Loss wheat belly Source Type: blogs
SUPPLEMENTS could help lower the chance of having a heart attack or other related problem. For people who have a family history of cardiovascular disease or those who simply want the healthiest heart possible, which are four of the best supplements for a healthy heart?
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Authors: Ito M, Wada H, Sakakura K, Ibe T, Ugata Y, Fujita H, Momomura SI Abstract According to recent guidelines, a new category of patients with heart failure (HF) with mid-range left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF) (HFmrEF) (LVEF = 40%-49%) has been defined. The purpose of this study was to investigate the clinical characteristics and long-term outcomes of patients with HFmrEF. This was a single-center, retrospective, observational study in which we examined the clinical characteristics and outcomes of 494 consecutive patients with acute decompensated heart failure who were admitted to our institution betwe...
Source: International Heart Journal - Category: Cardiology Tags: Int Heart J Source Type: research
A study of adults aged 50 and over found that decline in memory and thinking was faster after a heart attack or angina, but not before.
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We report a case of Bifidobacterium spp bacteremia in a child with heart disease, undergoing probiotic supplementation to prevent antibiotic-associated diarrhea. PMID: 31205041 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Infezioni in Medicina - Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infez Med Source Type: research
Condition:   Heart Diseases Intervention:   Drug: Thiamine Mononitrate Sponsor:   Mahidol University Not yet recruiting
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Contributors : Ziwen Li ; Marco Meloni ; Richard S Tylor ; Ross Dobie ; Beth E Henderson ; Mairi BrittanSeries Type : Expression profiling by high throughput sequencingOrganism : Mus musculusA better understanding of the pathways that regulate regeneration of the coronary vasculature is of fundamental importance for the advancement of strategies to treat patients with heart disease. By analyzing single cell transcriptome of resident cardiac endothelial cells (ECs) in adult mouse hearts under both healthy and myocardial infarction (MI) settings, we provide molecular definitions of murine cardiac endothelial heterogeneity an...
Source: GEO: Gene Expression Omnibus - Category: Genetics & Stem Cells Tags: Expression profiling by high throughput sequencing Mus musculus Source Type: research
(The North American Menopause Society (NAMS)) Thanks to advanced medical treatments, women diagnosed with breast cancer today will likely survive the disease. However, some treatment options put these women at greater risk for a number of other health problems. A new study out of Brazil shows that postmenopausal women with breast cancer are at greater risk for developing heart disease. Results are published online in Menopause, the journal of The North American Menopause Society (NAMS).
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