Oct 01

Heart attack victim says thanks

A YACHT skipper has been reunited with the paramedics who brought him back from the dead.

Oct 01

How Olive Oil Could Greatly Help Treatment For Heart Failure

Heart failure affects about 900,000 people in the UK , but treating the condition could be as simple as changing one of your cooking habits. Scientists have claimed that olive oil could reverse a person's heart failure thanks to a fat found within the liquid called oleate. Researchers at the University of Illinois, Chicago found oleate could help a weak heart pump blood around the body more ...

Oct 01

Low social support linked to poor health in young heart attack survivors

Oct 01

Dietary polyunsaturated fatty acids linked to smaller risk of coronary heart disease

A recent study completed at the University of Eastern Finland shows that dietary polyunsaturated fatty acids may reduce the risk of coronary heart disease.

Oct 01

38-year-old mystery of the heart explained

Oct 01

In model of rare enzyme disorder, liver gene therapy corrects heart symptoms

Oct 01

Oleate in olive oil helps diseased heart muscle process and use fuel

Oleate, a common dietary fat found in olive oil, restored proper metabolism of fuel in an animal model of heart failure.

Sep 30

Fatal heart attack victim not seen by doctor for seven hours

Belfast Health Trust yesterday defended itself from a consultant who claimed that a seven-hour wait in casualty may have caused the fatal heart attack of a man suffering from prolonged breathing problems.

Sep 30

New Study Reconfirms: Calling 9-1-1 Can Be the Difference Between Life and Death

Time is critical for patients experiencing a heart attack, and calling 9-1-1 first will speed access to lifesaving treatment, according to MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute cardiology researchers. In ...

Sep 30

Younger patients admitted for heart failure, pneumonia and acute myocardial infarction have 30-day readmission similar to older patients

Older adults often are readmitted after hospitalization for heart failure, pneumonia, and acute myocardial infarction, a significant issue that has caused Medicare to target hospitals with high...

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