Tag Archives: Heart

Type of heart attack differs in people living with HIV: link with drug use and sepsis in younger people

Sepsis and use of stimulant drugs are important causes of heart attack among people living with HIV according to US research published in the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. Heart attacks with such causes, rather than attacks caused by hardening of the arteries, predominated among younger people living with HIV who experienced a heart… Read More »

Apple-backed Stanford study suggests iPhone, Apple Watch could remotely monitor heart patients’ frailty

iPhones and Apple Watches could enable at-home assessment of cardiovascular disease patients’ frailty via sensor data and an app-guided version of the six-minute walk test (6MWT), a traditionally clinic-based assessment of a person’s functional capacity, according to data published yesterday in PLoS One. Conducted by Stanford University researchers and funded by Apple, the study provided 110… Read More »

Heart failure lchf diet

Neither diet nor AAB affected glucose, triglycerides or adiponectin concentrations Diet 3. First, we failure not measure arterial or LV blood pressure, thus we cannot eliminate the possibility that lchf effects of diet were partially mediated by changes in afterload. William C. Heart protein intake while cutting back on carbs can also lead to oxidative… Read More »

Low fat diets and heart disease

Nonetheless, studies show that an ultra-low-fat diet may have very impressive benefits against several serious conditions. Keep vegetables washed and cut in your refrigerator for quick snacks. Cell Metab. Tabas I. Menown I. The DASH Diet has proved to be effective mainly in decreasing blood pressure [ , ], and a subanalysis in the MESA… Read More »