High blood pressure: The purple juice 'significantly' lowering hypertension in two hours
HIGH blood pressure, also known as hypertension, is a precursor to having a heart attack so lowering a high reading is critical. A purple juice can significantly reduce high blood pressure within hours of consumption. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer: Three health mistakes raising your cholesterol and heart attack risk
LONGEVITY and eating healthy are synonymous but many times what we deem to be healthy is in fact far from it. What are the three health mistakes you could be making which are unwittingly increasing your cholesterol levels, heightening your risk of cardiovascular diseases and hampering your longevity? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High blood pressure: The 'simple trick' to lower your blood pressure - 'next to no effort'
HIGH blood pressure, also called hypertension, increases your risk of having a heart attack and stroke. It can also cause kidney failure, heart failure, problems with your sight and vascular dementia. Therefore, it should not be ignored. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Visceral fat diet: Can these 5 popular foods reduce stubborn belly fat - expert tips
VISCERAL FAT sticks to the vital organs in your midsection. This dangerous type of fat can increase your risk of heart attack and stroke - but what foods can you eat to lose pounds and shed visceral fat? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart disease early signs: The 5 symptoms to watch for before a heart attack
HEART DISEASE can lead to fatal heart attacks - here are five symptoms that could indicate an imminent attack. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart attack symptoms: The four Ps to spot - 'dial 999 for an ambulance immediately'
HEART attacks are medical emergencies often caused by heart disease or blood clots. They occur when the blood supply leading to the heart gets blocked. Here, you can find the four main symptoms beginning with the letter P to look out for. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High blood pressure: The 10-minute daily 'nostril' exercise proven to lower hypertension
HIGH blood pressure, also known as hypertension, paves the way to a heart attack if left untreated. Fortunately, a 10-minute "nostril" exercise has been shown to cause a "marked" reduction in hypertension. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Advice Shifts on Daily Aspirin for Heart Attack Prevention
Title: Advice Shifts on Daily Aspirin for Heart Attack PreventionCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/12/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/13/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Heart General)
Source: MedicineNet Heart General - October 13, 2021 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Advice shifting on aspirin use for preventing heart attacks
Older adults without heart disease shouldn't take daily aspirin to prevent a first heart attack or stroke (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Aspirin Use to Prevent 1st Heart Attack or Stroke Should Be Curtailed, U.S. Panel Says
Adults at high risk for cardiovascular disease may face serious side effects if they start a daily regimen of low-dose aspirin. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Roni Caryn Rabin Tags: Aspirin Preventive Medicine Heart Colon and Colorectal Cancer Stroke Doctors Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality United States Preventive Services Task Force American College of Cardiology American Heart Assn your-feed-healthcar Source Type: news

U.S. Task Force Reconsiders Daily Low-Dose Aspirin Use for Preventing Heart Attacks in Adults Over 60
Older adults without heart disease shouldn’t take daily low-dose aspirin to prevent a first heart attack or stroke, an influential health guidelines group said in preliminary updated advice released Tuesday. Bleeding risks for adults in their 60s and up who haven’t had a heart attack or stroke outweigh any potential benefits from aspirin, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force said in its draft guidance. For the first time, the panel said there may be a small benefit for adults in their 40s who have no bleeding risks. For those in their 50s, the panel softened advice and said evidence of benefit is less clear....
Source: TIME: Health - October 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lindsey Taylor/AP Tags: Uncategorized healthscienceclimate Research wire Source Type: news

Aspirin use to prevent 1st heart attack or stroke should be curtailed, US panel says
The U.S. panel also plans to retreat from its 2016 recommendation to take baby aspirin for the prevention of colorectal cancer, guidance that was groundbreaking at the time. The panel said that more recent data had raised questions about the putative benefits for cancer, and that more research was needed. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - October 12, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The relationship between the severity of insomnia and falls in the elderly - İleri, Borazan FY, Cavusoglu C, Göker B.
BACKGROUND: Insomnia is associated with depression, cognitive impairment, hypertension, myocardial infarction, stroke, metabolic syndrome and prostate cancer in the elderly. The aim of this study is to investigate the relationship between severity of insom... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Visceral fat: The warm drink that 'torches' the dangerous body fat during sleep
VISCERAL fat is dangerous because it encases the vital organs that sit around in the body's midsection. Perils linked to fat include heart attack and stroke. Fortunately, however, the abdominal fat can be managed through diet. One hot drink has been shown to torch it throughout the night. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High blood pressure: The 39p drink that lowers hypertension - and you can make it at home
HIGH blood pressure, also known as hypertension, can hike your risk of having a heart attack so it's vital to keep it in check. Even modest changes to your diet can reverse a high reading, including a cheap drink that you can make at home if you so wish. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High Cholesterol Diet: Lower your cholesterol in 2 weeks with these 9 swaps - expert tips
HIGH CHOLESTEROL affects a whopping 40 percent of Britons. High levels of cholesterol increase your risk of heart attack or stroke: but by making just nine changes to your diet, could you lower your cholesterol? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart attack: The simple eye test that can determine your risk before the deadly event
HEART attacks are a medical emergency that require swift medical attention to stave off the risk of permanent damage. New research has found that a simple eye test, used in a routine eye check-up, could detect early onset heart disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart attack: The 'optimal' blood sugar level to reduce your risk of a heart attack
HEART attacks are a serious medical emergency in which the supply of blood to the heart is suddenly blocked, usually by a blood clot. There are plenty of symptoms to look out for if you feel a heart attack approaching. The most important thing to do if you feel you are experiencing a heart attack is to call 999. A new study has confirmed that having a certain level of sugar in your bloodstream can prevent the risk of a heart attack. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

More than 120,000 American Kids Lost a Parent or Other Caregiver During the COVID-19 Pandemic
(NEW YORK) — The number of U.S. children orphaned during the COVID-19 pandemic may be larger than previously estimated, and the toll has been far greater among Black and Hispanic Americans, a new study suggests. More than half the children who lost a primary caregiver during the pandemic belonged to those two racial groups, which make up about 40% of the U.S. population, according to the study published Thursday by the medical journal Pediatrics. “These findings really highlight those children who have been left most vulnerable by the pandemic, and where additional resources should be directed,” one of th...
Source: TIME: Health - October 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Mike Stobbe/AP Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 overnight wire Source Type: news

Blood clot: Four tell-tale signs of a dangerous clot developing in your leg
A BLOOD clot is dangerous business. If one travels to - or develops in - your heart muscle, a heart attack occurs; if the clot moves along to the lung, it can be fatal. A blood clot can even float to the brain causing a stroke. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High blood pressure: The refreshing red drink shown to ‘significantly’ lower hypertension
HIGH blood pressure can lead to a great number of complications, but those diagnosed early are likely to benefit from treatment. Some of the perils linked to the condition include heart attack and stroke. One drink, however, can stave off such ailments by reversing hypertension. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The world is now witnessing a pandemic of N-STEMI heart attacks caused by blood clots
(Natural News) A certain type of heart attack is on the rise around the world. Healthcare professionals in Scotland have seen a sharp uptick in a potentially fatal type of heart attack called an N-STEMI attack. This condition is the result of partially blocked arteries that cut off the blood supply to the heart. It... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart attack: The risk factor that affects one-third of adults – and it could kill you
A HEART attack is avoidable but, the more risk factors you check off, the more likely a deadly attack could happen to you. For a third of Britons, the life-threatening condition may be just around the corner. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart attacks up 25% in Scotland since covid jabs were introduced, media plays dumb as to why
(Natural News) The so-called “experts” claim they are baffled by a sudden spike in heart attack cases in Scotland ever since Wuhan coronavirus (Covid-19) “vaccines” were released to the general public. During the summer, Scotland saw a 25 percent rise in the number of “fully vaccinated” people who had to be rushed to Golden Jubilee... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What We Have In Common With Humans Of 23,000 Years Ago
A version of this article also appeared in the It’s Not Just You newsletter. Sign up to get a new edition from Susanna every Saturday. Recently, researchers reported that they’d found the oldest human footprints in North America. These fossilized tracks were made more than 21,000 years ago in what is now the White Sands National Park in New Mexico. It’s hard to comprehend that span of years and how many generations of humanity have come and gone since then. These were the slighted impressions on the earth—trace markings made by bare human feet pressing into the pliant mud of ancient lake. Yet they s...
Source: TIME: Science - October 5, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Susanna Schrobsdorff Tags: Uncategorized It's Not Just You Source Type: news

Simple eye test could detect early signs of heart disease, scientists say
American researchers found that a retina scan, a type of eye scan used in optometrists, could be used to detect a person's signs of heart attack or a stroke based on cell damage within the retina. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart attack: Six 'warning signs' to catch early before it's too late - important advice
HEART attacks occur when the supply of blood to the heart is suddenly blocked. It needs to be treated as quickly as possible, so it is important to be aware of the symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Targeted Blood Sugar Level With Diabetes May Help Prevent a 2nd Stroke
A new study finds that for people with diabetes who have a stroke, there may be an ideal blood sugar target to prevent another one or a heart attack. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AHA News: Her Husband Died of a Heart Attack, But This Former Nurse Didn't Recognize Her Own
Title: AHA News: Her Husband Died of a Heart Attack, But This Former Nurse Didn't Recognize Her OwnCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/29/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/30/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Heart General)
Source: MedicineNet Heart General - September 30, 2021 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

High BP More Challenging for Older Women, Younger Men
Altogether, nearly half of adults in the U.S. have high blood pressure, increasing their risk for heart attack, stroke, kidney disease and other health complications. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High blood pressure: The green drink you can make at home to lower hypertension - study
HIGH blood pressure, also known as hypertension, can hike your risk of having a heart attack. Luckily, diet and exercise can reduce the risk of high blood pressure. One dietary intervention may even prove more effective than exercise, according to one study. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Which New Drug Class Is Best for Heart Protection in Type 2 Diabetes? Which New Drug Class Is Best for Heart Protection in Type 2 Diabetes?
SGLT2 inhibitors and GLP-1 agonists appear to be equally effective at protecting against stroke and myocardial infarction in patients with type 2 diabetes, but SGLT2 inhibitors are better for heart failure.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - September 28, 2021 Category: Neurology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Heart attack: Most important aspect to help reduce your risk according to new study
HEART attack is caused by a sudden obstruction of blood flow to the heart, which can be evident through an onslaught of symptoms. These symptoms, however, are not always obvious which increases the danger of the condition. A new study lists one of the most important aspects in helping to reduce your risk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High blood pressure treatment: The simple solution to high blood pressure
HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE increases your risk of heart attack and stroke, so lowering your blood pressure is vital and could save your life. Luckily, there's a simple solution for the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart attack: The ‘often overlooked’ sign that appears days before a deadly attack
THERE is a litany of reasons why heart attacks are one of the most feared conditions - they are deadly and often arrive unannounced. They are often thought of as an acute event, characterised by a sudden onslaught of debilitating symptoms. These symptoms, however, might sometimes build over hours or days. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Phase 3 Data Suggest Positive Effect and Show Similar Safety with XARELTO ® (rivaroxaban) Compared to Aspirin in Pediatric Fontan Procedure Patients at Risk for Blood Clots and Blood Clot-Related Events
RARITAN, NJ, September 27, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today new data from the Phase 3 UNIVERSE study showing treatment with XARELTO® (rivaroxaban) in an oral suspension formulation, compared to treatment with aspirin, was associated with numerically fewer blood clots and clinical events strongly associated with blood clots in pediatric patients (aged 2-8 years) who have undergone the Fontan procedure. [1] These findings, which were published this month in the Journal of the American Heart Association and included in a recent New Drug Application submitted to the...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - September 27, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Smartphone Apps May Aid in Heart Attack Recovery
Title: Smartphone Apps May Aid in Heart Attack RecoveryCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/27/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/27/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Heart General)
Source: MedicineNet Heart General - September 27, 2021 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Interpreting Myocardial Infarction Analyses in ISCHEMIA Interpreting Myocardial Infarction Analyses in ISCHEMIA
Some have concluded from the results of the ISCHEMIA trial that early revascularization should be offered to patients with chronic coronary syndromes. This commentary presents an opposing view.European Heart Journal (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - September 27, 2021 Category: Surgery Tags: Cardiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Heart attack risks: The 10 easy exercises to reduce the risk of a heart attack
HEART ATTACKS are more likely if you're physically inactive, so exercise is an important part of reducing your risk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart attack symptoms: 'Brief' symptoms that people often 'ignore' before it's too late
BELIEVE it or not, heart attacks can be predicted as your body sends out signals from days before a heart attack occurs. Harvard Health warns that about half of the cases are mistaken for minor problems and can increase your risk of dying from coronary artery disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Complete Revascularization in STEMI Complete Revascularization in STEMI
A case that prompts a review of the data and the practical considerations that affect the decision to intervene on nonculprit lesions in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction.theheart.org on Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Commentary Source Type: news

It's time to take women's health seriously
Women ’s Health Research at Yale is working to understand and reduce disparities in the perception of female pain and heart attack symptoms. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - September 20, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Should healthy Britons be given blood pressure tablets?
Jill Stevenson, 55, from Ayreshire, pictured, is one of the one in four Britons who has high blood pressure and takes daily pills to reduce the risk of a heart attack or stroke. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart attack warning: One sign could be mistaken for something less serious this winter
HEART attacks are sudden, deadly conditions that often give little warning. Can it get much worse? Yes. Silent heart attacks occur and you may have no conception of it until weeks or even months later when a healthcare provider finds heart damage. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Janssen Presents Results from Phase 1b/2 NORSE Study in Patients with Metastatic or Locally Advanced Urothelial Carcinoma Treated with BALVERSA ® (erdafitinib) in Combination with Cetrelimab, a PD-1 Inhibitor
September 17, 2021 (RARITAN, N.J.) – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced results from the Phase 1b/2 NORSE (NCT03473743) study evaluating BALVERSA® (erdafitinib) in combination with cetrelimab, an anti-programmed cell death protein 1 (PD-1) monoclonal antibody, compared to BALVERSA® monotherapy in patients with locally advanced or metastatic urothelial carcinoma (mUC) with fibroblast growth factor receptor (FGFR)3 or FGFR2 genetic alterations who are ineligible for cisplatin, a current standard of care treatment for mUC. The results were highlighted in an oral present...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - September 17, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Heart attack symptoms: Four warning signs that can show up a week before the deadly event
HEART attacks are often associated with chest pain but there are a plethora of symptoms that one can experience. According to research, four warning signs can show up a week prior to the deadly event. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart attack: The 'silent' symptoms you could easily miss - not 'classic' chest pain
A SILENT heart attack might seem to be a contradiction in terms. Surely, such a serious health event in which a blockage prevents adequate blood from flowing to the heart cannot happen without you even noticing, right? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

ERLEADA ® (apalutamide) Oral Presentations Demonstrate Importance of Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) as Key Efficacy Indicator and Show Strong Patient Adherence Rates
September 11, 2021 (RARITAN, N.J.) – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced new data demonstrating robust prostate-specific antigen (PSA) response and strong adherence rates in patients with non-metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (nmCRPC) treated with ERLEADA® (apalutamide) in the real-world clinical setting. The strong PSA response was also seen in a separate post-hoc analysis that showed a correlation between rapid and deep PSA response and prolonged survival in both metastatic castration-sensitive prostate cancer (mCSPC) and nmCRPC. The post-hoc analysis also...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - September 12, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Sharing Mayo Clinic: Heart health for myself and my family
Sandra Driggers is a nurse at Mayo Clinic in Florida who works in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine. This is her heart health story. ______________________________ I struggled with my weight for most of my life. I never really gave a lot of thought to being healthy (or unhealthy), or about how my weight and lifestyle played a role in my future health.But a little over 16 years ago, I had a heart attack. Back then,… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - September 12, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

AHA News: 12-Year-Old Calls 911 During Dad's Heart Attack
Title: AHA News: 12-Year-Old Calls 911 During Dad's Heart AttackCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/10/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/10/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Heart General)
Source: MedicineNet Heart General - September 10, 2021 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news