In the March 5 issue of the Journal of Biological Chemistry, lead author Alejandro P. Adam and his colleagues at the college’s Center for Cardiovascular Science are reporting that vascular cells’ ability to properly regulate fluid movement is not necessarily affected solely by the activity of an enzyme that for years has been in the crosshairs […]
The term “heart attack” is often used to refer to signs and symptoms that result from the sudden blockage of blood flow to a portion of the heart. Without good blood flow, the heart does not receive enough oxygen and begins to die.
The experts say the longer a patient goes without treatment, permanent heart damage or death could result. Speed is the key when treating a heart attack victim, said Dr. Khaldoon Alaswad, a cardiologist at ThedaCare’s Appleton Medical Center.
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President – Zavin Arellano was two weeks old when a physician had to turn his tiny bureau and use on his modify tinier mettle. The results saved Zavin and prefabricated River examination account.
The disruption of a structural component in heart muscle cells, which is associated with heart failure, appears to occur even before heart function starts to decline, according to a new study by researchers at the University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine.
A herbal diet product sold in Canada contains two potentially risky ingredients and can lead to serious heart problems, Health Canada says.
Infants born with a severely underdeveloped heart who undergo a newer surgical procedure are more likely to survive their first year and not require a heart transplant than those who have a more traditional surgical procedure, according to a report by researchers supported by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), which is part […]
Crystal Johnson, M.D., is one of the newest physicians to join the staff at Providence Hospitals. Dr. Johnson is an OB/GYN specializing in high risk obstetrics, adolescent gynecology, and endocrine disorders who will practice at Providence Women’s Health located on the campus of Providence Northeast Hospital.
Talking about women and heart disease at the Woodland Park Senior Center, Sandy Nebl was both light-hearted and deadly serious. “Heart disease is the Number One killer of women,” said Nebl, chief clinical officer at Pikes Peak Regional Hospital. “Nothing even comes close to heart disease. One in 24 women will die of heart disease.”