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Exercise is not always the best thing for your heart
Arrhythmogenic ventricular cardiomyopathy strikes down healthy individuals in their prime. New research aims to find early markers for this destructive disease. (Medical News Today)

Overweight, obesity in early adulthood raises risk for sudden cardiac death
Being overweight or obese in early and mid-adulthood has been linked to greater risk of sudden cardiac death in a new study, emphasizing the need to maintain a healthy weight. (Medical News Today)

Fewer heart attacks with mind-body medicine
Mind-body medicine (MBM) is a holistic approach that has the potential to ward off more heart attacks than conventional prevention programs. (Medical News Today)

Ultrasound examinations can identify patients at risk of stroke
Ultrasound, a non-invasive technique commonly used to study the presence of atherosclerosis disease in blood vessels, can be used to identify patients at increased risk of future stroke who could... (Medical News Today)

A different kind of anesthesia - a possible treatment for stress induced cardiomyopathy
Stress induced cardiomyopathy after cerebral hemorrhage has been shown to increase the risk of further brain damage. (Medical News Today)

Pollution increases health risks for diabetic women
Air pollution has been known to cause serious health issues for many years. A new study links it to cardiovascular problems and stroke in diabetic women. (Medical News Today)

Prolonged sitting worsens health for heart disease patients
Researchers find heart disease patients may worsen their health by spending too much time sitting. What is more, exercise does not counteract this effect. (Medical News Today)

Overweight, obesity early in life increase risk of cardiac death
Later weight loss doesn't completely mitigate risk of elevated BMI in young adulthood. (Medical News Today)

Reducing body temperature saves neurological functions in cardiac arrest patients
Therapeutic hypothermia effective on patients with 'nonshockable' cardiac arrests. (Medical News Today)

Military data supporting damage control resuscitation has altered civilian practice
A new study that surveyed Trauma Medical Directors (TMD's) at 245 trauma centers has found that damage control resuscitation (DCR) practices that originated in military settings have been widely... (Medical News Today)

Clinical trial substantiates Wyss Institute's apnea prevention technology
Collaboration between researchers at Harvard's Wyss Institute and clinicians at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and the University of Massachusetts Medical School led to a technology that... (Medical News Today)

Neuroscientists gain insight into cause of Alzheimer's symptoms
Amyloid plaques may be strangling blood flow.Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute scientists have uncovered a mechanism in the brain that could account for some of the neural degeneration and... (Medical News Today)

Congenital heart defect means higher chance of stroke
People with congenital heart defects have a 5-6 times higher risk of hemorrhagic stroke, and a 9-12 times higher risk of ischemic stroke than the general population. (Medical News Today)

Can a handful of walnuts a day keep the doctor away?
New research concludes that walnuts can assist in the functioning of epithelial cells in blood vessel walls and lowering cholesterol levels. (Medical News Today)

Women who survive heart attack continue to live with risk
Young women who have suffered a heart attack or a stroke continue to have a higher risk of fatality or further injury than those who have not experienced a cardiovascular event. (Medical News Today)

Higher resting heart rate linked to increased risk of death from all causes: Absolute risk is still small
A higher resting heart rate is associated with an increased risk of death from all causes in the general population, even in people without the usual risk factors for heart disease, according to... (Medical News Today)

AF Association shows the impact of diagnosis
Atrial Fibrillation (AF) Aware Week aims to raise awareness of an important, yet not well understood heart rhythm disturbance. (Medical News Today)

Can stem cell technology be harnessed to generate biological pacemakers?
Although today's pacemakers are lifesaving electronic devices, they are limited by their artificial nature. For example, their parts can fail or they can become infected. (Medical News Today)

Mexico sees heart failure improvements with diet and exercise
Doctors in Mexico have shown the benefits of a healthy diet and exercise in patients with heart failure, in research presented at the Mexican Congress of Cardiology 2015. (Medical News Today)

Virtual reality successfully used in cardiac operation
In a first-in-man operation, a virtual reality device has been used to successfully open up a chronically blocked right coronary artery. (Medical News Today)

Sex reassignment surgery may protect metabolic health of transgender women
Transgender women may have better metabolic health if they receive both sex reassignment surgery and female hormone therapy, according to new research. (Medical News Today)

Researchers examine how neurofibromatosis causes premature cardiovascular disease
It's a fairly common genetic condition that can surface as a series of dark skin spots and result in a host of maladies from tumors to premature cardiovascular disease. (Medical News Today)

Four leading societies partner to release expert consensus statement on ICD programming and testing
The Heart Rhythm Society (HRS), European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA), Asia Pacific Heart Rhythm Society (APHRS), and the Socieded Latinoamericana de Estimulacion Cardiaca y Electrofisiologia... (Medical News Today)

Ecological extinction explains how turbulence dies; potential implications for cardiovascular medicine
As anyone who has experienced turbulence knows, its onset and departure are abrupt, and how long it lasts seems to be unpredictable. (Medical News Today)

TATORT-NSTEMI trial shows thrombus aspiration before percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) does not improve 12-month outcomes
Thrombus aspiration before percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) does not improve 12-month clinical outcomes in patients with non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI), according to... (Medical News Today)

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