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These common drugs may increase risk of heart failure

Nearly six million Americans have heart failure, a leading driver of health care costs in the United States. In a new study, researchers found that...

Sleep, but not too much, to improve your heart health

In a new study, researchers found that even if you are a non-smoker who exercises and has no genetic risk to heart disease, skimping...

Vigorous exercise may help lower heart disease, cancer risk

In a new study, researchers found that women who can exercise vigorously are at much lower risk of dying from heart disease, cancer, and...

These two drugs may protect against heart attack, stroke

In a recent study, researchers found that taking a statin drug in combination with drug ezetimibe may benefit patients who have a history of...

This eating habit could benefit people at risk for diabetes, heart disease

In a new study, researchers found that a form of intermittent fasting, called time-restricted eating, could benefit people who have high risks of diabetes...

How sugar may affect your heart health

In a new study, researchers found that the impact of sugars on heart health depends on the dose and type of sugar consumed. Higher intake...

Tooth loss may increase the risk of heart disease

In a new study, researchers found a clear link between gum disease periodontis, artery calcification, and heart disease. Consequently, researchers are stressing the importance of...

Vegan diet may help reduce heart disease, stroke risk

In a new study, researchers found that following a vegan diet for five weeks may decrease risk factors for heart disease. The research was conducted...

4 things everyone can do to reduce inflammation, prevent heart disease

Inflammation is part of the body’s immune response to an illness or injury. When people have a wound or an infection, inflammation helps fight off...

Many people with high risks do not develop early signs of heart disease

In two new studies, researchers found that many people with diabetes, high cholesterol, or high blood pressure, do not develop early signs of heart...

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These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants is linked to a higher risk...

This popular painkiller may harm your blood sugar

In a new study, researchers found popular pain drug opioid tramadol (marketed as ConZip and Ultram) may increase the risk of developing hypoglycemia, or...

Popular high blood pressure drug may increase risk of bowel disease

High blood pressure harms one in ten adults across the globe, and it increases the risk of heart attack and stroke. The most common treatments...
Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damaging heart and kidneys

Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damage heart and kidneys

In a recent study, researchers found that a widely used type of painkiller may increase risks of heart failure and kidney disease. The type of...