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Health News - Cardiovascular/Cardiology

Heart attacks increasingly common in young women
New research, presented at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions meeting, finds that heart attacks are no longer an 'old man's disease.' (Medical News Today)

What are the best fish to eat for health?
Some types of fish can be a good source of high-quality protein and other nutrients. Some of the best fish to eat include wild-caught salmon, mackerel, herring, and sardines. Larger fish may contain mercury so people should consume them in moderation. Learn more about the best fish to eat and how to prepare them here. (Medical News Today)

Vitamin D, fish oil supplements of little benefit to heart health
Two large new clinical trials have examined the benefits of vitamin D and fish oil supplements for staving off heart disease and cancer. (Medical News Today)

Chronic noise can impact heart health
New research has investigated the impact of noise on health, and regular exposure to excessive noise appears to increase cardiovascular risk. (Medical News Today)

Could blue light reduce blood pressure?
According to recent findings, exposing the body to blue light could lower high blood pressure as effectively as taking hypertension medication. (Medical News Today)

7 benefits of rooibos tea
Rooibos tea is a delicious alternative to green or black tea. It is naturally caffeine-free and has many other potential health benefits. Learn about them here. (Medical News Today)

Heart attack: Some risk factors affect women more
According to a new study, certain risk factors for heart attack affect women more than they do men, and this excess risk persists regardless of age. (Medical News Today)

Broken heart syndrome: How complications affect death risk
New research has examined the effect of cardiogenic shock on long- and short-term mortality risk among people with broken heart syndrome. (Medical News Today)

A natural pigment can help decrease cardiovascular risk
A new systematic review finds that a common natural pigment could significantly lower the risk of heart disease and death related to cardiovascular events. (Medical News Today)

Mediterranean diet: New evidence of its heart-healthy benefits
New research in rodents has tested the cardioprotective benefits of a compound triggered by consuming vegetables, fish, and seafood. (Medical News Today)

What hookah smoking can do to your blood vessels
New research suggests that hookah smoking, much like cigarette smoking, impacts blood vessel functions that are critical for cardiovascular health. (Medical News Today)

Can this Amazonian diet offer a solution to heart disease?
One indigenous population from the Bolivian Amazon may have a lesson or two to teach us about how diet and lifestyle can protect heart health. (Medical News Today)

Daily serving of nuts may stave off weight gain
Two new studies suggest that a daily serving of nuts helps stave off weight gain in the long run and benefits cardiometabolic health in women. (Medical News Today)

It may only take one energy drink to harm your blood vessels
Experts worry that energy drinks may impair health, particularly cardiovascular function. They warn that even one energy drink may harm the blood vessels. (Medical News Today)

Can cottonseed oil help lower your 'bad' cholesterol?
A recent study takes a look at how adding cottonseed oil to a high-fat diet impacts a person's levels of 'good' and 'bad' cholesterol, among other factors. (Medical News Today)

What is obesity and what causes it?
Obesity is when a person is carrying excessive weight. This puts them at a higher risk of a number of health conditions. Find out more about what obesity is and why it happens. (Medical News Today)

Can fermented dairy shield you against heart disease?
Whether or not dairy is good for health has become a controversial topic. New research suggests that fermented dairy may protect the heart. (Medical News Today)

Spider phobia: Using the heartbeat to improve treatment
Computerized therapy of spider phobia was more effective when exposure to spider images occurred during, rather than between, heartbeats, a study revealed. (Medical News Today)

Is chest pain during exercise serious?
A range of health issues can cause chest pain during exercise. Some, such as muscle strains, are not serious. Others, such as heart attacks and angina, can be life-threatening. In many cases, people should quickly seek treatment. Learn more about the potential causes here. (Medical News Today)

Too much iron may raise the risk of certain strokes
New research finds that people with higher levels of iron are at a higher risk of stroke that arises from clots and blockages that travel from the heart. (Medical News Today)

How much should I weigh? Ways of measuring
What is a person’s ideal weight, and how do height, age, and other factors affect it? Find out more and use our tools to get a better idea of how much you should weigh. (Medical News Today)

Stroke: Can lifestyle changes trump genetic risk?
Stroke risk depends on many factors, some of which are genetic and some lifestyle-related. So, can lifestyle changes outweigh the genetic risk? (Medical News Today)

This unlikely culprit may cause drug-resistant high blood pressure
A study of 475 male veterans with hypertension links higher lead buildup in shin bone to increased risk of drug-resistant high blood pressure. (Medical News Today)

Heart attack: New finding may change the face of treatment
New research from Sweden reveals that certain antibodies are highly present in people who have had a heart attack, which may have important implications. (Medical News Today)

What to know about aortic dissection
Aortic dissection occurs when the inner lining of the aorta splits and tears. Aortic dissection is a medical emergency with a high rate of mortality, and early treatment will improve a person's outlook. In this article, we take a close look at the causes, symptoms, treatment, and survival rates of aortic dissection. (Medical News Today)

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