Heart attack: A surprisingly ‘common’ symptom of a heart attack not to be dismissed
A HEART ATTACK may be preceded by lightheadedness - one of the warning signs of what is to come. Feeling faint is often accompanied by a sensation of dizziness, which is your cue to gently sit down. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Severe Mental Illness Tied to Higher Risk for Heart Attack Death
Those with severe mental illness also less likely to receive revascularization (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - April 16, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Severe Mental Illness Tied to Higher Risk for Heart Attack Death
FRIDAY, April 16, 2021 -- People with a severe mental illness (SMI) are more likely to die following a heart attack than those without a psychiatric diagnosis, according to a study published online March 22 in BMC Medicine. Kelly Fleetwood, from the... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 16, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Want to be robust at 40-plus? Meeting minimum exercise guidelines won't cut it
(University of California - San Francisco) Young adults must step up their exercise routines to reduce their chances of developing high blood pressure or hypertension - a condition that may lead to heart attack and stroke, as well as dementia in later life. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

DMX ’s Family Issues Statement Regarding Master Recordings, Memorial Service
In the wake of DMX’s death on Friday after suffering a heart attack, his family has issued a statement regarding rumors that have... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Barilla Foundation Brings Health and Climate Together in New Double Pyramid
The Barilla Foundation New Double Pyramid includes seven cultural pyramids including ones for specific regions like South Asia where these rice workers come from. Other cultural regions include Latin America, East Asia, Nordic and Canada, USA, Mediterranean and Africa. Credit: Deepak Kumar / Unsplash By Alison KentishNEW YORK, Apr 12 2021 (IPS) Following an extensive scientific review, the Barilla Center for Food and Nutrition Foundation (BCFN) is preparing to launch a new food systems model which incorporates nutrition and climate. Researchers from the Foundation teamed up with counterparts from the Frederico II Univers...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Alison Kentish Tags: Climate Change Economy & Trade Environment Featured Food & Agriculture Food Security and Nutrition Food Sustainability Global Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Natural Resources TerraViva United Nations Barilla Center for Source Type: news

DMX Dies At Age 50 After Days On Life Support At White Plains Hospital
The 50-year-old from Yonkers was hospitalized a week ago after suffering a heart attack. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DMX's Brain Activity Tests Reportedly Show No Improvement
DMX has been in the hospital since last week following a heart attack, and sources close to the situation say the rapper has yet to... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AHA News: Flu May Play Part in Plaque-Rupturing Heart Attacks
THURSDAY, April 8, 2021 (American Heart Association News) -- Getting a flu vaccine can reduce the risk of a common type of heart attack in people 60 and older, according to new research that suggests the virus plays a role in rupturing plaque. In a... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 8, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Liva Healthcare and Amgen partner to improve access to cardiac rehabilitation
European digital health coaching company, Liva Healthcare and global biotechnology organisation, Amgen, have announced a partnership to make cardiac rehabilitation accessible to patients following a heart attack. The collaboration will enable the companies to develop Rehab+, a digital tele-rehabilitation solution that allows patients to assess their lifestyle post-heart attack. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - April 8, 2021 Category: Information Technology Tags: Emerging Technologies, Patient Access, Technology, Care Source Type: news

Systemic Inflammatory Disease Tied to Mortality After MI in Young Adults
WEDNESDAY, April 7, 2021 -- Among patients with a first myocardial infarction (MI) at a young age, 2.5 percent have a diagnosis of systemic inflammatory disease (SID) and an increased risk for all-cause mortality during a median of 11.2 years of... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 7, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The three sudden signs indicating you’re having a heart attack
HEART attack signs can often be confused with other conditions. What are the three sudden signs warning you may be having a heart attack? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Long Work Hours Tied to Double the Risk for Recurrent MI Long Work Hours Tied to Double the Risk for Recurrent MI
A new study suggests long work hours after a first myocardial infarction, more than 55 hours per week, is associated with a twofold increase in the risk for recurrent events, comparable to smoking.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - April 5, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Inside Ibogaine, One of the Most Promising and Perilous Psychedelics for Addiction
Amber Capone had become afraid of her husband. The “laid-back, bigger than life and cooler than cool” man she’d married had become isolated, disconnected and despondent during his 13 years as a U.S. Navy SEAL. Typically, he was gone 300 days of the year, but when he was home, Amber and their two children walked on eggshells around him. “Everyone was just playing nice until he left again,” Amber says. In 2013, Marcus retired from the military. But life as a civilian only made his depression, anger, headaches, anxiety, alcoholism, impulsivity and violent dreams worse. Sometimes he’d get up...
Source: TIME: Health - April 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Mandy Oaklander Tags: Uncategorized Drugs feature Magazine Mental Health Source Type: news

DMX's Family To Hold Vigil Outside Of NY Hospital
The rapper has been placed on life support in New York after suffering a heart attack. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DMX on Life Support in ‘Vegetative State,’ Manager Says
The rapper, whose real name is Earl Simmons, was hospitalized after a heart attack, his lawyer said. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart attack: Lead an anti-inflammatory lifestyle to minimise your risk
A HEART ATTACK could end your life, and if it doesn't cut your life short the first time, you're at an increased risk of another attack imminently. Leading an anti-inflammatory life can reduce this threat, but what does that involve? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rapper DMX is hospitalized and on life support following heart attack, longtime lawyer says
Rapper DMX is hospitalized and on life support at a hospital in White Plains, New York, his longtime attorney Murray Richman confirmed to CNN. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rapper DMX off life support following heart attack, lawyer confirms
The rapper is at White Plains Hospital after an apparent overdose late Friday which lead to a heart attack. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rapper DMX in 'grave condition' after heart attack
The rapper's lawyer says DMX is surrounded by his family at a New York hospital. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DMX: Rapper in ‘grave condition’ after drug overdose triggers heart attack, report says
Rapper is said to be in a ‘vegetative state’ (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DMX believed to be in grave condition after overdose, heart attack
Hip Hop icon DMX’s life is hanging in the balance after the rapper suffered a drug overdosed Friday night. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AI technology detects ‘ticking time bomb’ arteries
System which identifies patients at risk of fatal heart attack obtains CE mark.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - April 2, 2021 Category: Information Technology Tags: Data Science, Population and Public Health, Workflow, Emerging Technologies, Data and Information, Care, Process, Technology Source Type: news

Tracking how COVID-19 is changing life expectancy
As a demographer — someone who studies how human populations grow and change — UCLA professor of sociology Patrick Heuveline typically spends time each year traveling around the world, talking to people about their hopes for their families and their dreams for the future.“Demography is obviously all about numbers — but at its core, it’s about people’s lives,” he said.A big part of understanding demographics is understanding mortality, which is why in 2020 Heuveline ’s research took on a grim new reality. He began tracking worldwide COVID-19 deaths and interpreting what those ...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - April 2, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

U of A team identifies protein that blocks body's ability to clear bad cholesterol
(University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine& Dentistry) A team of researchers at the University of Alberta has uncovered a long-sought link in the battle to control cholesterol and heart disease. The protein that interferes with low-density lipoprotein (LDL) receptors that clear " bad " cholesterol from the blood was identified in findings recently published in Nature Communications. Excess LDL cholesterol can lead to atherosclerosis -- a narrowing and hardening of arteries -- and ultimately, heart attack. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 1, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Screen time for older adults: Mobile health tech can support seniors with heart disease
(American Heart Association) Two-thirds of people with heart disease are ages 60 and older.People who have had a heart attack or stroke are 20 times more likely to have additional cardiac events compared to people without heart disease.Lifestyle modifications and medication adherence are key strategies to address heart disease. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 1, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Heart attack: The full list of symptoms that signal the heart muscle is dying
A HEART ATTACK is life threatening, as parts of the heart muscle die while being starved of oxygen. What causes such a tragedy? And what are the warning signs you need to call 999? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Survived a Heart Attack? Long Work Hours Raise Your Odds for Another
Title: Survived a Heart Attack? Long Work Hours Raise Your Odds for AnotherCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/30/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/31/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Heart General)
Source: MedicineNet Heart General - March 31, 2021 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Scientists find genetic link to clogged arteries
(Washington University School of Medicine) High cholesterol is the most commonly understood cause of atherosclerosis, a hardening of the arteries that raises the risk of heart attack and stroke. But now, scientists at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have identified a gene that likely plays a causal role in coronary artery disease independent of cholesterol levels. The gene also likely has roles in related cardiovascular diseases, including high blood pressure and diabetes. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Recurrent CHD Risk Up With Long Working Hours After First MI
TUESDAY, March 30, 2021 -- For patients returning to work after first myocardial infarction (MI), the risk for recurrent coronary heart disease (CHD) events is increased in association with longer working hours per week, according to a study... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - March 30, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Survived a Heart Attack? Long Work Hours Raise Your Odds for Another
TUESDAY, March 30, 2021 -- Sometimes it's best to say no to overtime: A new Canadian study finds that working too hard after a heart attack could boost your odds for a repeat. Their new study found that people who work more than 55 hours a week... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 30, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Heart attack: Pain, discomfort, difficulty breathing and nausea are signs of silent heart
HEART attack signs are not always the obvious indicators often seen in films. A silent heart attack is even less obvious but just as dangerous. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Relationship between psoriasis treatments and cardiovascular risk explained
(Cactus Communications) Patients with psoriasis, an autoimmune skin disorder, often have cardiovascular disorders as well. Hence, it is important for patients and clinicians to understand how treatments for psoriasis may influence cardiovascular disease risks. A review article recently published in Chinese Medical Journal offers a useful summary of how the existing treatment options for psoriasis influence a patient's likelihood of experiencing cardiovascular events such as a heart attack. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

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. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart attack: A fluttering feeling in the chest may precede a fatal cardiac arrest
A HEART ATTACK is survivable, but only one in 10 people survive a cardiac arrest that takes place outside of a hospital. What is the difference? And what are the warning signs of each? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

PET/CT shows link between stress and fatal heart condition
PET/CT has shown that increased activity in the amygdala region of the brai...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: AI reduces FDG dose on PET imaging Heart attack care guidelines for COVID-19 Flortaucipir-PET shows moderate promise for CTE FDDNP-PET shows brain injury effects in military personnel PET tracer may predict depression treatment success (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 26, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

AHA News: Up to 2 Million Cardiovascular'Events' Could Be Averted Each Year by Doing This
THURSDAY, March 25, 2021 (American Heart Association News) -- About 2 million cases of heart attack, stroke and heart failure might be prevented each year if U.S. adults had high cardiovascular health as defined by a set of seven metrics, according... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 25, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Heart attack, brain stroke main causes of death after Covid shot
Heart attacks and brain strokes have been the two main causes of hospitalisation and death for Covid-19 vaccine recipients, the expert group investigating the serious adverse events after immunisation has found. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - March 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart attack, brain stroke main causes of death after Covid jab
Heart attacks and brain strokes have been the two main causes of hospitalisation and death for Covid-19 vaccine recipients, the expert group investigating the serious adverse events after immunisation has found. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - March 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Could Viagra Help Men With Heart Disease Live Longer?
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... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 23, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Consumer Health: Nuts and your heart
March is National Nutrition Month, which makes this a good time to learn more about the heart health benefits of eating nuts. Eating nuts can improve your heart health and lower your risk of dying early from heart disease and other causes. Research has found that people who are at risk of a heart attack [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - March 22, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

High cholesterol: The foods you need to avoid to reduce your risk of a heart attack
HIGH cholesterol can clog up the arteries - large blood vessels that carry blood around the body. This can interrupt the blood flow to your heart muscle causing a heart attack. How can you prevent this from happening? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How this unusual way of sleeping could be increasing your risk
HEART attack and sleep have a strong connection and if sleeping a certain way it could increase your risk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart attack: How stress can lead to coronary heart disease and an early death
A HEART attack is more likely if you don't know how to cope well with stressful situations. Unhealthy coping mechanisms - no matter the stressor - can cut your life short. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

ASA: Women at Greater Risk for Poststroke Depression
Additionally, patients with acute ischemic stroke at higher risk for developing depression than patients with acute myocardial infarction (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - March 19, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Gynecology, Neurology, Psychiatry, Conference News, Source Type: news

Janssen Announces U.S. FDA Approval of PONVORY ™ (ponesimod), an Oral Treatment for Adults with Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis Proven Superior to Aubagio® (teriflunomide) in Reducing Annual Relapses and Brain Lesions
TITUSVILLE, N.J. – (March 19, 2021) – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved PONVORY™ (ponesimod), a once-daily oral selective sphingosine-1-phosphate receptor 1 (S1P1) modulator, to treat adults with relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS), to include clinically isolated syndrome, relapsing-remitting disease and active secondary progressive disease.1,2,3 PONVORY™ offers MS patients superior efficacy in reducing annualized relapse rates compared to an established oral therapy and a proven safety profi...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - March 19, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

'Do not resuscitate' orders reviewed by regulator
Sally-Rose's sister died of a heart attack last year and says the family weren't informed of a do not resuscitate order. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - March 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Four more people have heart attacks for every 100,000 residents in a year
A new study, led by the University of Newcastle in Australia, found that every time a new fast food restaurant opened, an additional four people per 100,000 suffered a heart attack. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart attack: Six life-saving measures to know about if someone suffers the condition
A HEART attack could be the first sign you get that your heart muscle is struggling to get the oxygen and nutrients it needs from the blood. Symptoms include chest pain, nausea, and cold sweats. But what happens afterwards? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news