Food Insecurity a Growing Problem for Many With CVD Food Insecurity a Growing Problem for Many With CVD
The number of Americans with cardiovascular disease who have limited or uncertain access to food has more than doubled over the last 20 years, a review of NHANES data show.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines - September 29, 2022 Category: Primary Care Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Coffee and Early Death; Queen's Cause of Death Revealed; Hospital Halts Trans Care
(MedPage Today) -- Note that some links may require subscriptions. Mild or moderate consumption of most types of coffee (even instant!) may be protective against cardiovascular disease and early death. (European Journal of Preventive Cardiology... (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - September 29, 2022 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Guar gum may lower cholesterol by up to 20% 'without attenuation' over years of treatment
Evidence is growing that food additive gel-forming fibres could prove useful in the prevention of diabetes and other cardiovascular complications. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 29, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mining abdominal CT data can predict patient disease risk
Using artificial intelligence (AI) to mine body composition from CT scans ca...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Advances in osteoporosis screening: Finding more patients at risk Abdominal CT has great potential for opportunistic imaging ISCT: CT offers data beyond BMI for predicting COVID severity CT body composition, AI foretell future cardiovascular events Can body composition analysis monitor NETs on CT? (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 28, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Pausing Antithrombotics Tied to Post-Colonoscopy Clotting
(MedPage Today) -- Temporarily stopping antithrombotic agents was linked with a higher risk of thromboembolic events after colonoscopy, according to a retrospective cohort study in China. Among over 6,000 patients, interruption of at least two... (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - September 28, 2022 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Weight Lifting May Help You Live Longer, Study Says
Lifting weights can build strength, add muscle, and put you in a good mood. Now, a new study finds that the practice may have an even bigger benefit: a longer life. An observational study of nearly 100,000 people over about ten years, published Sept. 27 in the British Journal of Sports Medicine, found that people who reported lifting weights once or twice a week—without doing any other exercise—had a 9% lower risk of dying from any cause except for cancer. People who paired 1-2 days of weekly weight lifting with aerobic exercise fared even better; their risk of dying was 41% lower than those who did not exercis...
Source: TIME: Health - September 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tara Law Tags: Uncategorized Exercise & Fitness healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

AHA Targets Physician Burnout in Academic CV Medicine AHA Targets Physician Burnout in Academic CV Medicine
Exhaustion and burnout uniquely threaten academic cardiovascular medicine physicians and need to be addressed to maintain this critical workforce, the American Heart Association says.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - September 28, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

The Cardiovascular Legacy of the COVID-19 Pandemic The Cardiovascular Legacy of the COVID-19 Pandemic
A new study quantifies the magnitude of the secondary effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on cardiovascular care, highlighting another example of the long-term implications of COVID-19.European Heart Journal (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Was I Conned by a 'Grey's Anatomy' Writer?
(MedPage Today) -- Was I conned by a writer for "Grey's Anatomy"? Now, there's a question I never thought I'd ask myself. This strange saga started in early 2018, when I was doing research for a book about bias in women's healthcare. A commercial... (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - September 28, 2022 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Coffee Linked to Reduced Mortality, Cardiovascular Disease Coffee Linked to Reduced Mortality, Cardiovascular Disease
Mild to moderate intake of ground, instant, and decaffeinated coffee is associated with lower mortality and cardiovascular disease risk, and can be considered part of a healthy diet, researchers say.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - September 27, 2022 Category: Neurology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Coffee Linked to Reduced Cardiovascular Disease and Mortality Coffee Linked to Reduced Cardiovascular Disease and Mortality
Mild to moderate intake of ground, instant, and decaffeinated coffee is associated with lower mortality and cardiovascular disease risk, and can be considered part of a healthy diet, researchers say.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pulmonary Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pulmonary Medicine Headlines - September 27, 2022 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Accuracy of parent-reported health history in a dental setting
J Am Dent Assoc . 2022 Sep 1;S0002-8177(22)00433-0. doi: 10.1016/j.adaj.2022.07.007. Online ahead of print. Abstract Background: Obtaining thorough documentation of a patient ' s medical history is important for dental care professionals, as oral health is connected intricately to systemic health. The purpose of this study was to assess the accuracy of parent-reported health history for pediatric patients in a dental setting. Methods: A retrospective chart review was conducted on 863 patients 17 years and younger. Parent-reported health history was compared with subsequent physician-to-dentist consultations. The most comm...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 27, 2022 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Live longer: The optimal amount of coffee could reduce your risk of dying by 27% - study
New research finds the ideal amount of cups for a lower risk of death from cardiovascular disease as well as any cause. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Adding garlic to meals could ward off heart problems - acts as 'cardiovascular protection'
A study found that garlic can slash your "bad" cholesterol levels by 10 percent and cut back high blood pressure, which reduces your risk of heart disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 26, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

History of GDM Tied to Cardiovascular, Cerebrovascular Disease Risk
MONDAY, Sept. 26, 2022 -- A history of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is associated with an increased risk for cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases, according to a review published online Sept. 21 in The BMJ. Wenhui Xie, from Peking... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 26, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news