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The US is losing ground in the battle against heart disease, study finds

The US is losing ground in the battle against heart disease: Obesity is driving up deaths from heart attack, stroke and diabetes, study suggests The proportion of deaths caused by heart disease, diabetes, hypertension and stroke – cardiometabolic disease – have increased since 2011  Heart disease, stroke and diabetes deaths leveled off after 2010 while… Read More »

World first heart mitral valve procedure

Video World first heart mitral valve procedure2:14 Surgeons at St Andrews Hospital in Adelaide have successfully implanted a heart mitral valve via a vein. July 1st 2019 a day ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Lifestyle – syndicated/Health/ Health World first heart mitral valve procedure2:14 July 1st 2019 a day ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Lifestyle – syndicated/Health/ The common yet deadly baby virus… Read More »

Pharmacy tests turn up another cancer-causing compound in heart drugs – ABC15 Arizona

Tests by an online pharmacy turned up another cancer-causing compound in heart medications, and these drugs haven’t been recalled. Drugs containing valsaratan, losartan and irbesartan made by a variety of companies in a variety of countries have been taken off pharmacy shelves since July, when tests turned up chemicals in them that are considered carcinogens.… Read More »