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E-cigs may cause unique health problems - Cosmos



Cosmos
 
E-cigs may cause unique health problems 
Cosmos
The e-cigarette and standard cigarette user cohorts both showed increased levels of at least two biomarkers ? thioredoxin (TXN), and matrix metalloproteinase-9 (MMP9) ? associated with oxidative stress and defence mechanisms linked to lung disease.

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Monday's highlights from the Canadian Cardiovascular Congress: The latest in heart health research discoveries and ... - Markets Insider



Monday's highlights from the Canadian Cardiovascular Congress: The latest in heart health research discoveries and ... 
Markets Insider
Updated CCS guidelines for use of antiplatelet therapy: Antiplatelet agents are a cornerstone of therapy for patients with atherosclerotic vascular disease. The updated CCS antiplatelet therapy guidelines incorporate new evidence on how to optimally ...

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Government hospitals a refuge for powerful prisoners | Opinion ... - Geo News, Pakistan



Geo News, Pakistan
 
Government hospitals a refuge for powerful prisoners | Opinion ... 
Geo News, Pakistan
There are over 3000 prisoners in Karachi's Central Jail with only a 50-bed hospital having less than primary facilities available to them.

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MIT Expert Explains What Biological Machines Are and What Functions They Perform - Sputnik International



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MIT Expert Explains What Biological Machines Are and What Functions They Perform 
Sputnik International
A simple example is that of vascular cells which we can observe in a 3D matrix. They are made in such a way that they form vascular networks. Similarly, we can follow muscle cells that turn into muscle bundles, elements of a higher order with several ...

 


Hypertension capital of India? Over 36% urban Andhra men have high BP - Times of India



Times of India
 
Hypertension capital of India? Over 36% urban Andhra men have high BP 
Times of India
Hypertension, considered a chronic non-communicable disease (NCD), is one of the major risk factors for cardio vascular diseases (CVD). According to an estimate, 2.6 million Indians are likely to die of coronary heart disease (CHD) by 2020. Among ...

 


50% people with vascular disease develop cardiac, brain-related issues - Times of India



Times of India
 
50% people with vascular disease develop cardiac, brain-related issues 
Times of India
HYDERABAD: More than 50% of people diagnosed with peripheral vascular disease (PVD) or peripheral arterial disease (PAD) will also develop cardiac and brain-related complications, which makes the diseases life-threatening, said doctors, lamenting ...

 


Unlocking tips for a longer and healthier life - WRVO Public Media



WRVO Public Media
 
Unlocking tips for a longer and healthier life 
WRVO Public Media
?The evidence is overwhelming and compelling that a plant-based diet enhances quality of life, and enhances length of life under the umbrella of all sorts of diagnoses whether its cardio vascular disease, cancer, or Alzheimer's type dementia,? says ...

 


Africa: AllAfrica Launches Information Initiative for Non-Communicable Diseases - AllAfrica.com



AllAfrica.com
 
Africa: AllAfrica Launches Information Initiative for Non-Communicable Diseases 
AllAfrica.com
Communities around the world are mobilizing to fight back against cardio vascular diseases, cancer, type-two diabetes, obesity and mental health ? to stop the massive burden caused by these life-threatening illnesses. In some African countries, NCDs ...

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Vaping - E-Cigs Have Their Own Set Of Risks, Says Vascular Surgeon - Markets Insider



Markets Insider
 
Vaping - E-Cigs Have Their Own Set Of Risks, Says Vascular Surgeon 
Markets Insider
People who have any kind of vascular disease should avoid tobacco and e-cigarettes with nicotine, said Dr. Jeb Hallett, a vascular surgeon at the Medical University of South Carolina and a board member of the Society for Vascular Surgery. Because ...

 


Lowering Cardiovascular Disease Risk for Patients With Diabetes - Pharmacy Times



Pharmacy Times
 
Lowering Cardiovascular Disease Risk for Patients With Diabetes 
Pharmacy Times
Based on data from the Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes (ACCORD) and Action in Diabetes and Vascular Disease: Preterax and Diamicron Modified Release Controlled Evaluation (ADVANCE) blood pressure (BP) trials, the American ...