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What is the ideal heart rate when running?

What is the ideal heart rate when running?

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The importance of ‘sport-related hobbies’ for middle aged women

The importance of ‘sport-related hobbies’ for middle aged women

Leisure time physical activity improves the blood lipid profile, a marker of cardiovascular risk, of postmenopausal women. Sports-related hobbies are vital for the heart health of postmenopausal women. This is the main takeaway of a new study that appears in the journal Frontiers in Endocrinology. Sira Karvinen — a postdoctoral researcher from the Gerontology Research […]

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Could Daily Low-Dose Aspirin Still Help Some People?

Could Daily Low-Dose Aspirin Still Help Some People?

By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter Latest Heart News MONDAY, Sept. 16, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Debate over the benefits and drawbacks of daily low-dose aspirin has flared in recent years, with guidelines now generally urging against the regimen to prevent a first heart attack or stroke in healthy people. But some people with good heart health […]

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Anticoagulants (Anticoagulant Drug Class)

Anticoagulants (Anticoagulant Drug Class)

What are anticoagulants? An anticoagulant is a drug (blood thinner) that treats, prevents, and reduces the risk of blood clots-breaking off and traveling to vital organs of the body, which can lead to life threatening situations. They work by preventing blood from coagulating to form a clot in the vital organs such as the heart, […]

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AHA News: Women With Heart Failure Less Likely to Get Heart Pump Device

AHA News: Women With Heart Failure Less Likely to Get Heart Pump Device

Latest Heart News FRIDAY, Sept. 13, 2019 (American Heart Association News) — Women are less likely than men to receive a mechanical heart pump that is becoming the norm for people with advanced heart failure, according to new research. The study, published Friday in the American Heart Association journal Circulation: Heart Failure, took a deeper […]

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Heart Attack Can Be More Lethal If Symptoms Are More Gradual

Heart Attack Can Be More Lethal If Symptoms Are More Gradual

Latest Heart News THURSDAY, Sept. 12, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Heart attack patients often take longer to seek help if they have gradual symptoms, which may put them at increased risk of death, researchers say. Gradual symptoms begin with mild discomfort that slowly worsens, while abrupt symptoms are sudden and severe pain, according to authors […]

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What’s the difference between the keto and Atkins diets?

What’s the difference between the keto and Atkins diets?

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AHA News: She Had a Stroke at 21; So Did Her Co-worker

AHA News: She Had a Stroke at 21; So Did Her Co-worker

Latest Heart News WEDNESDAY, Sept. 11, 2019 (American Heart Association News) — While in the hospital recovering from a stroke, 21-year-old Alex Leary was trying to make sense of what happened when she got a text message from a co-worker she barely knew. Vicky King wrote that she understood what Leary was going through. A […]

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Does the keto diet affect cholesterol?

Does the keto diet affect cholesterol?

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