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Guys, Can You Give Us 40? It May Show Heart Health

Feb 16, 2019 , WebMD
Men in their 40s who can do more than 40 push-ups at a time have a 96 percent reduced risk of heart attack, stroke and heart disease compared with men who did 10 or...
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Push-up capacity may predict men's heart disease risk

Feb 16, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - The number of push-ups a man can do in the doctor's office may be a good predictor of his risk of developing heart disease in the coming years, new research suggests....
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Money troubles tied to higher risk of heart disease for African-Americans

Feb 16, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - African-American adults who often struggle to pay bills may be more than twice as likely to develop heart disease than their counterparts who don't have much financial stress, a U.S. study suggests....
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Drinking two or more diet beverages a day linked to high risk of stroke, heart attacks

Feb 15, 2019 , CNN Health
Drinking two or more diet sodas a day is linked to an increased risk of stroke, heart attacks and early death in women over 50, a new study says. The risk was highest for obese and African American women....
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Does PTSD Really Harm Veterans' Hearts?

Feb 15, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Does PTSD Really Harm Veterans' Hearts?Category: Health NewsCreated: 2/13/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/13/2019 12:00:00...
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Women, Take Your Heart Attack Symptoms Seriously

Feb 15, 2019 , WebMD
You can have a heart attack even if your arteries don't have blockages, which is the case for at least a third of women who've had heart attacks, a cardiologist...
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How love sparks better heart health

Feb 15, 2019 , CNN Health
When you think of your loved one, does your heart feel warm and fuzzy? Or would you say it skips a beat, goes pitter-patter or begins to race?...
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30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

Feb 15, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
Need a reminder why you have ‘heart eyes’ for your communications career? These might help refresh your memory. Plus, check out our list of current job...
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To our kids, after tragedy: 'People are good, not bad'

Feb 15, 2019 , CNN Health
Every mass shooting, act of terrorism and hate crime I read/watch/hear about in the news chips away a piece of my heart and makes me want to pull my daughters close, as if my hugs can protect them. But ultimately, none of these tragedies reduces my faith in humanity....
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Opioids May Signal Poorer Outcomes for Heart Patients: Study

Feb 14, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Opioids May Signal Poorer Outcomes for Heart Patients: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/11/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/12/2019 12:00:00...
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Heart attack tied to edible marijuana is a warning to doctors

Feb 14, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - As medical and recreational marijuana becomes legal in more and more places, experts worry there isn't enough science on the risks and benefits of the drug, especially for patients with heart disease....
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Food or Heart Meds? Many Americans Must Make a Choice

Feb 14, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Food or Heart Meds? Many Americans Must Make a ChoiceCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/12/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/12/2019 12:00:00...
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He Ate a 'Pot Lollipop' -- and a Heart Attack Soon Followed

Feb 14, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: He Ate a 'Pot Lollipop' -- and a Heart Attack Soon FollowedCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/11/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/12/2019 12:00:00...
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Does PTSD Really Harm Veterans' Hearts?

Feb 14, 2019 , WebMD
Veterans with PTSD had higher rates of smoking, depression, anxiety disorders, sleep disorders, type 2 diabetes, obesity, high blood pressure and high cholesterol, but no single condition explained the association between PTSD and heart disease, a new study...
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Seniors' Health Costs May Be Moderating But The Need For Long-Term Care May Be Growing

Feb 14, 2019 , Forbes
A new study shows the growth in seniors' health costs may be slowing as heart health improves. But long-term care costs may continue to...
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Lipitor vs. Altoprev

Feb 14, 2019 , RxList
Lipitor (atorvastatin) and Altoprev (lovastatin) are HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors (“statins”) used to treat elevated total cholesterol, LDL, triglycerides, and to elevate HDL cholesterol. Side effects of Lipitor and Altoprev that are similar include constipation, nausea, heartburn/indigestion, headache, and mild muscle pain....
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PTSD Alone Didn't Increase Heart Disease Risk In Veterans With PTSD

Feb 14, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) by itself does not explain the increased risk of cardiovascular disease in veterans with this condition. A combination of physical disorders, psychiatric disorders and smoking, that are more common in patients with PTSD, may explain the association, according to......
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With Promise Of Governor’s Support, Ohio Lawmakers Reintroduce Restrictive ‘Heartbeat’ Abortion Bill

Feb 13, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The GOP-led Ohio Legislature passed such a bill twice but didn't have enough votes to overcome vetoes in 2016 and 2018 by then-Gov. John Kasich, who said that the measure would lead the state into a costly court battle. New Republican Gov. Mike DeWine, however, is more friendly to the cause....
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Heart failure makes surgery riskier, even without symptoms

Feb 13, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Even relatively healthy heart failure patients may still be more likely to die after surgery than people with healthier hearts, a U.S. study suggests....
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AHA News: Her New Workout Routine Helped Spot a Rare Heart Defect

Feb 13, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: AHA News: Her New Workout Routine Helped Spot a Rare Heart DefectCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/8/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/11/2019 12:00:00...
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