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#ESCCongress: PRONOUNCE Trial - Safety of ADT Remains Unresolved

2021 30 Aug

Late-breaking research from the PRONOUNCE trial was presented in a Hot Line session at ESC Congress 2021. The cardiovascular safety of androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) for prostate cancer remains unresolved after the trial was terminated early.   Every year, approximately one million men are diagnosed with prostate cancer worldwide. These patients... Read more

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#ESCCongress 2021 Begins Soon!

2021 26 Aug

The ESC Congress 2021, the world’s largest cardiovascular event, begins soon. Get ready for the hottest new science in cardiology from August 27-30.    During the scientific meeting, all areas of cardiovascular disease will be covered across 15 channels. The spotlight this year will be on Sudden Cardiac Death. In addition, the congress will feature... Read more

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Financial Toxicity With CVD Higher Than Cancer

2021 29 Jun

  Cancer and cardiovascular disease are the two leading causes of mortality. They are also leading contributors to increasing healthcare costs for both healthcare systems and patients.   Financial toxicity is a well-known side effect of the high costs associated with cancer care. However, in recent years, clinical studies have suggested that... Read more

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Are You Really Eating What You Post?

2021 18 May

In the world of social media, sharing recipes and pictures of healthy food has become quite the trend. However, what users usually post and what they actually cook may be two different things, according to findings from a recent study published in the Journal of Medical Internet Research.   The study analysed hundreds of Pinterest users and influences... Read more

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Who Has Higher Risk of CVD Incidence and Mortality?

2021 30 Mar

Cardiovascular disease continues to be a leading cause of death worldwide. There are several contributing factors to the development of cardiovascular disease. However, a poor diet is one of the most highlighted and most discussed factors. Poor diet is a modifiable risk factor for cardiovascular disease. Nearly 10 million deaths from cardiovascular... Read more

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New Cardiovascular Horizons Conference - NCVH 2021

2021 01 Jun

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Worrying Health Decline in Gen X and Gen Y

2021 23 Mar

A new national study shows that Generations X and Y show a worrying decline in health compared to their parents and grandparents when they were the same age. The results are published in the  American Journal of Epidemiology . Researchers found that, compared to previous generations, members of Generation X and Generation Y showed poorer physical... Read more

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Noise Hurts the Heart

2021 02 Mar

Exposure to loud noise has long been linked to hearing loss. But noise can take a toll beyond the ears. Traffic noise, in particular, has been proven to be a physiological stressor. It is classified as the second-worst environmental stressor affecting human health. There is also significant research to show that air and road traffic noise increase... Read more

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New Wireless Device Can Help Combat Obesity

2021 20 Jan

Researchers from Texas A&M University have developed a medical device that could help with weight loss and that requires a simple operative procedure for implantation. This could be an alternative option for people who struggle with obesity or have serious health-related issues because of their weight.  Gastric bypass surgery is usually the last... Read more