How to live longer: New evidence suggests viagra could prevent a heart attack

NEW EVIDENCE has emerged regarding men with heart disease who take Viagra. Those with impotence troubles - who were taking medication treat the condition - seem to live longer, according to research.
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OBJECTIVES: To determine the diagnostic and clinical utility of trio-rapid genome sequencing in critically ill infants. DESIGN: In this prospective study, samples from critically ill infants were analyzed using both proband-only clinical exome sequencing and trio-rapid genome sequencing (proband and biological parents). The study occurred between April 2019 and December 2019. SETTING: Thirteen member hospitals of the China Neonatal Genomes Project spanning 10 provinces were involved. PARTICIPANTS: Critically ill infants (n = 202), from birth up until 13 months of life were enrolled based on eligibi...
Source: Critical Care Medicine - Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Feature Articles Source Type: research
AbstractCardiovascular disease (CVD) has long been the leading cause of death worldwide, and myocardial infarction (MI) accounts for the greatest proportion of CVD. Recent research has revealed that inflammation plays a major role in the pathogenesis of CVD and other manifestations of atherosclerosis. Overwhelming evidence supports the view that macrophages, as the basic cell component of the innate immune system, play a pivotal role in atherosclerosis initiation and progression. Limited but indispensable resident macrophages have been detected in the healthy heart; however, the number of cardiac macrophages significantly ...
Source: Inflammation - Category: Allergy & Immunology Source Type: research
This study suggested that adMSC-derived exosomal miR-671 directly targets TGFBR2 and reduces Smad2 phosphorylation to alleviate MI-like symptoms bothin vivo andin vitro.
Source: Inflammation - Category: Allergy & Immunology Source Type: research
ERECTILE dysfunction medication tends to work by increasing blood flow to the penis to help men get an erection. Sildenafil is a medicine used to treat erectile dysfunction, with one of the more well known forms being Viagra. You can get sildenafil on the NHS if you have erectile dysfunction or pulmonary hypertension, but it is also available without a prescription.
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HEART ATTACKS are more likely if you're physically inactive, so exercise is an important part of reducing your risk.
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Conclusions: Our findings question the validity of using NIS and other administrative databases for health services and outcomes research that rely on certain diagnostic procedures. Unfortunately, the NIS does not provide granular data that can control for differences in diagnostic procedure use, which can lead to surveillance bias. Researchers and policy makers must understand and acknowledge the limitations inherent in these databases, when used for pay-for-performance initiatives and hospital benchmarking.
Source: Quality Management in Healthcare - Category: Health Management Tags: Original Articles Source Type: research
Conclusions: The findings suggest that the ANN model is a promising approach for predicting CHD risk and a good screening procedure to identify high-risk subjects.
Source: Quality Management in Healthcare - Category: Health Management Tags: Methods and Instruments Source Type: research
ConclusionIn this real-world prospective registry we analyzed S-ICD performance in the more traditional ICD patient. Patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy had significantly less inappropriate therapy compared to patients with non-ischemic cardiomyopathy and appear to be appropriate patients for this type of device.
Source: Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology : PACE - Category: Cardiology Authors: Tags: ORIGINAL ‐ DEVICES Source Type: research
Conclusions: The COVID-19 lockdown led to a less active lifestyle with a significant increase in BMI in our group of CHD. These data could have negative effects on the risk profile of this population. RPA practiced at home seems to be effective in counteracting such effects.
Source: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health - Category: Environmental Health Authors: Tags: Article Source Type: research
TUESDAY, March 23, 2021 -- Those little blue pills were designed to help men experiencing impotence. But Viagra and drugs like it might also lower the risk of dying or experiencing a new heart attack in men with heart disease, according to new...
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