Search results for "Cardiovascular Disease"

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Setting a course for food as medicine

the science of medicine to create restaurant-quality meals that help to prevent and treat disease,” he said. ... Hauser, who is also a postdoctoral research fellow in cardiovascular disease prevention at the Stanford Prevention Research Center.
June 2018

Is there a pill to make you live longer? The HOPE-3 trial and the hype that will surely follow

It is an attractive thought. Since cardiovascular disease is the major cause of death globally, reducing that risk has the potential to vastly reduce death and disability. ... Taking a statin drug which lowers cholesterol (who knows if that's the
April 2020

QD: News Every Day--CRP, fibrinogen levels could help asses risk for cardiovascular events

Knowing the C-reactive protein (CRP) or fibrinogen levels in people at intermediate risk for a cardiovascular event could be used prevent cardiovascular disease events, a meta-analysis found. ... Researchers analyzed data from 52 prospective studies that
April 2020

Who should take statins and why are researchers demanding a retraction?

prescribing statin drugs to patients at low risk of cardiovascular disease such as heart attack or stroke. ... According to the 2012 article, they are about 100 researchers who wrote diverse research papers about how effective statins were in reducing
April 2020

Dead people don't get bronchitis, or antibiotic resistance

of risk for cardiovascular disease had an estimated 245 additional cardiovascular deaths per 1 million courses. ... courses of azithromycin therapy; for patients with the highest decile of baseline risk of cardiovascular disease, there were 245
April 2020

Is all saturated fat the same?

Keys, a researcher looking at cardiovascular disease in the 1950s, wasn't the only one with concerns about an excess of dietary fat, but he was among the earliest and most ... I consider the evidence strong that palmitic and myristic acids, two of the
April 2020

Niacin: ineffective, and now with fewer side effects!

Last year, the AIM-HIGH trial tried to discover whether patients with a history of cardiovascular disease and low HDL had better outcomes by taking niacin with a statin than by
April 2020

New Alzheimer's guidelines emphasize early detection, frightening some

They portray Alzheimer's for the first time as a three-stage disease. ... These principles underlie treatment strategies for myriad medical conditions ranging from cancer to cardiovascular disease.
April 2020

Decision aids integral to shared decision making

A 68-year-old patient with a history of heart disease and a high risk of cardiovascular disease was reluctant to go on statins even after a decision aid showed doing ... Huang, MD, MPH, FACP, professor of medicine and director of the Center for Chronic
May 2019

QD: News Every Day--Risk score might predict dementia risk among diabetics

Results appeared in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology. Eight factors were most strongly predictive: microvascular disease, diabetic foot, cerebrovascular disease, cardiovascular disease, acute metabolic events, depression, age, and education (C
April 2020

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