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5325 Articles Matching "heart"

Donations After Cardiac Death Are Starting To Show Promise For Thousands Of People Who Desperately Need Heart Transplants

Jan 18, 2020 , Kaiser Health News
Strict rules outline how and when organs can be transplanted but if this new trial method proves to be successful and safe, researchers say it could revolutionize transplantations. Other public health news is on inactive adults, millennials' thoughts on vaccines, blood pressure, body temperature, binge drinking, surgical gown recalls, health research on mice, sepsis deaths, breakthrough on sudden death of Amish children, and...
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Fewer Childhood Cancer Survivors Getting Hit by Heart Troubles

Jan 18, 2020 , MedicineNet
Title: Fewer Childhood Cancer Survivors Getting Hit by Heart TroublesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/17/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/17/2020 12:00:00...
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Many older U.S. adults don't get needed cardiac rehab after a heart attack

Jan 18, 2020 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - - Only about one in four patients on Medicare receive cardiac rehabilitation recommended to help them recover from events like a heart attack or coronary bypass surgery, a U.S. study suggests....
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Could Your Fitbit Help Detect the Flu?

Jan 18, 2020 , WebMD
Research has shown that young men with fevers had increases in their resting heart rate of about 8.5 beats per minute (bpm) for about every 2-degree Fahrenheit increase in body...
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AHA News: Baby Survived 27 Minutes Without a Heartbeat

Jan 18, 2020 , MedicineNet
Title: AHA News: Baby Survived 27 Minutes Without a HeartbeatCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/16/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/17/2020 12:00:00...
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Cardon Children's Medical Center

Evidence Of Heart Disease Found In Mummies

Jan 17, 2020 , Forbes
Heart disease has largely been thought of as unique to modern Homo sapiens as a result of our diet, lifestyle, and environment, but new findings challenge that...
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Research Roundup: Ethnic Disparities, Heart Health, Postpartum Care And More

Jan 17, 2020 , Kaiser Health News
Each week, KHN compiles a selection of recently released health policy studies and...
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Smartwatch band may help spot heart problems, but doctors still required

Jan 17, 2020 , Reuters
A smartwatch band with integrated electrodes to produce an electrocardiogram (ECG) might be able to help detect atrial fibrillation, but not as well as a traditional ECG machine used in a hospital, a recent study suggests....
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Too old for new heart? Germany faces dearth of organ donors

Jan 17, 2020 , Reuters
Siegfried Richtsteig has been waiting in hospital for more than 130 days for a heart that would allow him to do the things he enjoyed most, like playing with his grandchildren, before a stroke damaged the organ beyond repair....
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AHA News: Researchers Listen to Rural Kentuckians – Then Score a Win for Heart Health

Jan 16, 2020 , MedicineNet
Title: AHA News: Researchers Listen to Rural Kentuckians – Then Score a Win for Heart HealthCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/14/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/15/2020 12:00:00...
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'Burnout' Could Raise Your Odds for A-fib

Jan 15, 2020 , WebMD
Be careful of burnout -- especially after a new study finds it can raise your risk for the dangerous irregular heartbeat known as atrial...
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Receiving a Heart Transplant in Your Region's Leading Center Can Improve Survival

Jan 15, 2020 , CardioSmart
Heart transplants should be performed in high-volume hospitals to improve outcomes, suggests U.S....
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Heart Transplants From Donors With Hepatitis C May Be Safe: Study

Jan 15, 2020 , MedicineNet
Title: Heart Transplants From Donors With Hepatitis C May Be Safe: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/13/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/14/2020 12:00:00...
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Cholesterol Experts Recommend Focusing on a Healthy Overall Diet

Jan 15, 2020 , CardioSmart
Experts recommend choosing healthy foods, rather than cutting cholesterol from our diet, to promote heart...
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The Future Of Clinical Trials? Here Is A Simulation Model Of The Heart

Jan 14, 2020 , Forbes
In 2014 Dassault Systèmes began working with the FDA and a network of surgeons, cardiologists, and other researchers and scientists. Here's what's happened since....
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Novartis strikes deal with UK to provide cholesterol drug to high-risk patients

Jan 14, 2020 , CNBC Health
The Swiss drugmaker will provide the drug to patients with atherosclerosis, a heart disease in which plaque builds up inside arteries and can lead to problems, including heart attack or...
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Burnout linked to potentially deadly irregular heartbeat, study says

Jan 14, 2020 , CNN Health
Chronic exhaustion may be a risk factor for a potentially dangerous heart condition, a new study says....
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Two More Heartburn Meds Recalled Due to Possible Carcinogen

Jan 14, 2020 , MedicineNet
Title: Two More Heartburn Meds Recalled Due to Possible CarcinogenCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/10/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/13/2020 12:00:00...
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AHA News: Nurse Training for Triathlon Had Her Heart Stopped Mid-Swim

Jan 14, 2020 , MedicineNet
Title: AHA News: Nurse Training for Triathlon Had Her Heart Stopped Mid-SwimCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/10/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/13/2020 12:00:00...
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Novartis to speed access to $10 billion heart drug via NHS deal

Jan 14, 2020 , Reuters
Novartis and Britain's National Health Service (NHS) on Monday announced a pact that will clear the way for accelerated review by the country's health watchdog NICE for heart drug inclisiran, which could make it broadly available as soon as 2021....
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