Voice-Analysis App Promising as Acute-HF Early Warning System Voice-Analysis App Promising as Acute-HF Early Warning System
It could potentially help guide heart failure therapy to avert acute decompensations, researchers say. ' But of course, we have to show that now in larger and randomized clinical studies. 'Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - May 22, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Paclitaxel Devices Safe in PAD In Medicare Data Beyond 3 Years
(MedPage Today) -- ATLANTA -- Paclitaxel-coated devices for femoropopliteal artery revascularization were not associated with any excess mortality risk in the latest update from Medicare data. The risk of death from any cause, if anything, trended... (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - May 22, 2022 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

India will have distinction of recording highest cardiac deaths by 2030, warns renowned Cardiologist
A holistic integrated approach is needed to counter the menace, including stress management and inculcating healthy lifestyle habits (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - May 22, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tourette's syndrome: How a US surgeon beat the condition with his scalpel
Dr Wilson Tsai was diagnosed with Tourette's when he was in medical school, despite that, he has become a heart and lung surgeon based in the United States (picture posed by model) (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Chronic Total Occlusion PCI Is Getting Safer -- At Least Until the Pandemic
(MedPage Today) -- ATLANTA -- Percutaneous coronary intervention for chronic total occlusion (CTO PCI) has improved in success rates, but the pandemic might have impacted complication rates, a registry study showed. Technical and procedural... (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - May 21, 2022 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Special Shielding Could Fix Cath Lab Staff's Radiation and Orthopedic Issues
(MedPage Today) -- PARIS -- An operator shielding system offered body protection rivaling that of standard lead gowns in the catheterization lab, providing a glimpse at a potential tantalizing future where interventional cardiologists can ditch... (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - May 21, 2022 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Celine Dion health: 'I want to get through this'- singer on her persistent 'health issues'
MY HEART Will Go On singer Celine Dion has taken to her Las Vegas mansion in order to recover from her crippling muscle spasms that have meant she has postponed not only her Vegas residency, but also her 2022 European Tour. What is wrong with the singer, and how serious is the condition? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

TAVR for Aortic Regurgitation Off to a Good Start in the Real World
(MedPage Today) -- PARIS -- The early commercial experience with transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR or TAVI) for severe aortic regurgitation appeared promising, though device size issues and conduction disturbance risk leave room for... (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - May 21, 2022 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

How to recognise the symptoms of anxiety and get help
From OCD to agoraphobia and PTSD, there are almost as many types of anxiety disorder as things to worry about. Here ’s how to spot the signs and find the relevant supportMany people will be familiar with the dry mouth, intrusive thoughts, and fluttering heart and stomach that are the hallmarks of anxiety. Often a temporary, and completely natural reaction to threat, these responses can be helpful in certain situations, sharpening the mind and sending blood to where it is needed faster.But whereas stress usually resolves once a concern has passed, anxiety persists and is often disproportionate to the challenge faced. If i...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 21, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Linda Geddes Tags: Mental health Anxiety Obsessive-compulsive disorder Panic attacks Post-traumatic stress disorder & wellbeing Psychology Society Life and style Counselling and therapy Source Type: news

Daily Aspirin Regimen May Cause Bleeding
Millions of Americans take aspirin to prevent a first heart attack or stroke. Now, doctors are advising against it — especially for people over 70. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - May 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Paula Span Tags: your-feed-science your-feed-health Preventive Medicine Aspirin Heart Stroke Blood Pressure Elderly American College of Cardiology Journal of the American Medical Assn Source Type: news

Heart attack: Certain facial features could be hinting you're at risk - what to look for
THE MAJORITY of heart attacks result from arterial clogging that build-ups over the course of a lifetime, eventually obstructing blood flow to the heart. Although heart disease is slow to develop, warning signs are scarce. Some signs in the face, however, could hold clues to the condition of your heart. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

No-Implant Shunt Eases HF Symptoms in Early Data
(MedPage Today) -- ATLANTA -- Creating a left-to-right shunt in the interatrial septum to offload failing hearts was associated with improved quality of life and symptoms in a series of small feasibility studies. Peak pulmonary capillary wedge... (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - May 21, 2022 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

SCAI Issues Guidelines for PFO Management, Makes Case for Expansion SCAI Issues Guidelines for PFO Management, Makes Case for Expansion
Clinical guidelines address expanded indications for percutaneous patent foramen ovale closure along with antiplatelet and anticoagulation therapy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - May 20, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Dr Michael Mosley: The simple activity that can lower your risk of a heart attack by 48%
"IT'S EARLY afternoon, about 2pm, and I'm just getting out of bed," said Dr Michael Mosley in his podcast Just One Thing. The doctor didn't pull a late night the day before; he was simply napping. The reason why he was enjoying a mid-day slumber is due to the health benefits the little rest has to offer. In fact, the simple practice could see your risk of a heart attack drop by a whopping 48 percent. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prevalence of Risk Factors for Alzheimer, Related Dementias Identified
Highest prevalence seen for high blood pressure and not meeting aerobic physical activity guidelines, followed by obesity (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - May 20, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news