Lessons in CVD Prevention From Jackie Robinson Lessons in CVD Prevention From Jackie Robinson
This commentary reveals the poor cardiometabolic health and premature ASCVD of baseball great Jackie Robinson, possibly exacerbated by the stress of battling racial tensions throughout his career.Circulation (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 22, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Safer and More Precise Management of Osteoarthritis Pain Safer and More Precise Management of Osteoarthritis Pain
A new study suggests that to reduce the risk of cardiovascular events, the choice of NSAID in patients with osteoarthritis should be informed by whether or not they are concurrently using aspirin.American Journal of Epidemiology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 22, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Echocardiography Boosts Prognostic Power in T1D Echocardiography Boosts Prognostic Power in T1D
Myocardial performance index, a heart-function metric derived from echo findings, significantly boosted the ability to predict incident CVD, especially heart failure, in people with type 1 diabetes.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - September 22, 2023 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Why Tracee Ellis Ross Leads " With Her Heart Open "
The actress and entrepreneur explains how putting herself and her vision front and center helped her build a $16 million hair care brand. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 21, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Residuals Are Key to Nearly Every Strike in Hollywood History
What would it take to get a fair residual in streaming? That is the question at the heart of both the Writers Guild of America and SAG-AFTRA strikes. It’s also a deep question, with roots in the history of technology and its impact on labor going back nearly a century. Residuals are, now and…#sagaftra #hollywood #eastcoast #westcoast #aftra #screenactorsguild #jamespetrillo #afm #jenniferporst #porst (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 21, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

ECG Challenge: Palpitations With Heavy Drinking ECG Challenge: Palpitations With Heavy Drinking
When a college student experiences palpitations during a night out, he visits the health service. What does his ECG show?Medscape Cardiology (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - September 21, 2023 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology Case Challenge Source Type: news

Another Win for Biomarker-Driven Thromboprophylaxis for Patients With Cancer
(MedPage Today) -- Biomarker-directed thromboprophylaxis in the outpatient setting significantly reduced the frequency of thromboembolism in high-risk patients with gastrointestinal (GI) or lung cancers, a randomized trial showed. Patients at... (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - September 21, 2023 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Women Less Likely to Get CPR for Cardiac Arrest in Public Place Than Men
THURSDAY, Sept. 21, 2023 -- Women are significantly less likely to receive bystander cardiopulmonary resuscitation (BCPR) than men when experiencing out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) in a public location, according to a study presented at the... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 21, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

2006 to 2020 Saw Decrease in Death Following First Heart Attack
THURSDAY, Sept. 21, 2023 -- Death rates following a first heart attack decreased for those without diabetes or with type 2 diabetes (T2D), but not for those with type 1 diabetes (T1D), according to a study scheduled to be presented at the annual... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 21, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Yoga and meditation recommended to reduce blood pressure
Healthcare professionals should consider stress reduction and mindfulness therapies for patients with high blood pressure, researchers say. Based on the latest clinical and scientific evidence, an international panel of experts from 18 countries have made a series of recommendations on effective lifestyle changes that can help manage and prevent high blood pressure. Making time for... Read moreThe post Yoga and meditation recommended to reduce blood pressure appeared first on Nursing in Practice. (Source: Nursing in Practice)
Source: Nursing in Practice - September 21, 2023 Category: Nursing Authors: Carolyn Scott Tags: Cardiology blood pressure Exercise hypertension Source Type: news

WVU Heart and Vascular Institute Partners with Story Health to Improve Access to Specialty Care
The WVU Heart and Vascular Institute and Story Health, a health technology and services company building specialty care models for the future, today announced a new collaboration to improve access to specialty care for patients with heart failure. The partnership combines the WVU Heart... (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - September 21, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: PDT LIC Source Type: news

NT-proBNP and High Intensity Care for Acute Heart Failure NT-proBNP and High Intensity Care for Acute Heart Failure
This study assessed the role of NT-proBNP in patients receiving rapid up-titration of guideline-recommended medical therapy for acute heart failure.European Heart Journal (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 21, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Anxiety, Depression May Ease After Ablation Cuts AF Burden Anxiety, Depression May Ease After Ablation Cuts AF Burden
One can ' t say there is no placebo effect from AF ablation, but if there is, it ' s probably not the main driver of psychological benefit, say researchers.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - September 21, 2023 Category: Neurology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Atorvastatin vs Aspirin in People With HIV Atorvastatin vs Aspirin in People With HIV
Which of these two drugs are better at reducing HIV-associated inflammation, and in turn, the risk for cardiovascular disease?AIDS (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - September 21, 2023 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: HIV/AIDS Journal Article Source Type: news

PA's Murder Trial; Doc's Manslaughter Charge; Cardiologist's Kickback Settlement
(MedPage Today) -- New York physician assistant Jacob Klein is representing himself in a murder trial in which he is accused of killing Philip Rabadi, also a physician assistant. (Times Union) Nebraska doctor Mark Carlson, MD, has been charged... (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - September 21, 2023 Category: American Health Source Type: news