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It became known effective remedy against attacks and strokes

Medicinal substances, which are obtained from fish oil help to reduce the risk of death from cardiovascular disease, including heart attacks and strokes. To such conclusion the American scientists, who conducted two major studies. This publication reports Science Alert. In the first study, called REDUCE-IT, was attended by over eight thousand people who took either […]

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To reduce salt for heart patients found no benefit

Patients with heart failure is often recommended to reduce salt intake, but how justified is that? Scientists from the University of Oxford found no benefit in such a reduction in salt for heart patients: their study showed that such recommendations are without scientific justification.The authors stated that the advantages of a diet with reduced salt […]

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Age, racial disparities seen in hospitalization for heart failure

(HealthDay)—For emergency department patients with heart failure, data reveal age and racial disparities in hospitalization rates, according to a study published in the November issue of the American Journal of Preventive Medicine. Alexander X. Lo, M.D., Ph.D., from Northwestern University in Chicago, and colleagues analyzed data from the National Hospital Ambulatory Medicare Care Survey on […]