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Harvard scientists link supplements to severe health events in young people

Consumption of dietary supplements sold for weight loss, muscle building, and energy was associated with increased risk for severe medical events in children and young adults compared with consumption of vitamins, according to new research led by Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. The study, published today in the Journal of Adolescent Health, found… Read More »

What are major adverse cardiovascular events

More broadly, the term cardiac event is often used interchangeably with another loosely defined term, major adverse cardiac event or MACE. Morris CD, Menashe VD: 25-year mortality after surgical repair of congenital heart defect in childhood. The five most common types of ConHD were atrial septal defects, ventricular septal defects, patent ductus arteriosus, tetralogy of… Read More »