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Statins may prevent heart attacks and strokes but may not prolong life free of disability

A new observational study shows the first-line cholesterol-lowering drugs known as statins are associated with fewer heart attacks and strokes, but not associated with a prolonged life free of physical disability and dementia in healthy elderly people. The study data was collected by the University of Tasmania’s Menzies Institute for Medical Research, Monash University and… Read More »

Brilinta Approved in the US to Reduce the Risk of a First Heart Attack or Stroke in High-Risk Patients with Coronary Artery Disease

Print this page June 1, 2020 — AstraZeneca’s Brilinta (ticagrelor) has been approved in the US to reduce the risk of a first heart attack or stroke in high-risk patients with coronary artery disease (CAD), the most common type of heart disease. The approval by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) was based on… Read More »

Heart attack: Noticing this sign on ankles after taking off your socks is an early warning

Heart attacks are serious medical emergencies which require immediate attention from medical experts. A lesser-known warning sign of the condition is noticing your skin looking like this after taking off your socks. Many people associate heart attacks with obvious symptoms including chest pain. However, there are some lesser-known warning signs which include bleeding gums or… Read More »

When is heart on tv

Following the news, Hallmark Channel announced they were cutting ties with Lori and producers of When Calls the Heart went on a “creative hiatus. When does Sex Education return for series 2? The best additions to Netflix in May Popular Celebrities 1. Alita: Battle Angel. Popular Movies 1. Now freed from Whyhope, will he be… Read More »