Tag Archives: Heart

Medical News Today: Heart health: Are women getting incorrect treatment?

Recent research suggests that ignoring sex-specific risk factors of heart disease has resulted in women having a higher risk of dying from heart failure than men. Share on PinterestDifferences between men and women may mean that the latter do not receive the right treatment for heart conditions. A review published in Nature Medicine reveals an… Read More »

FDA OKs Farxiga for Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction

News Consumer News FDA OKs Farxiga for Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction WEDNESDAY, May 6, 2020 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted approval for Farxiga (dapagliflozin) oral tablets to treat adults with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction, the agency announced Tuesday. Farxiga is the first approved sodium-glucose cotransporter 2 inhibitor… Read More »

What really works for heart health?

More women die from heart attacks in Britain than any other condition, even cancer.  So, what really works when it comes to preventing heart disease? Anna Magee reports When you think about clogged coronary arteries and heart attacks, what comes to mind? Fat old guys? Think again. Heart disease is a real risk not only… Read More »

Device a 'Game Changer' for Severe Heart Failure?

Sept. 24, 2018 — A tiny clip may be a big advance for millions of Americans battling severe heart failure, new research announced on Sunday suggests. Researchers say a device, called a mitral clip, inserted into the heart greatly lowered death rates for these patients. “It’s a huge advance,” Dr. Howard Herrmann, who directs interventional… Read More »

Use Max Heart Rate Training to Maximize Your Fitness Results Posted By : Trina Rowe

Want to get the most out of your cardiovascular training program? Don’t just train harder, train smarter with max heart rate training. Knowing your max heart rate and working within targeted heart rate zones is the way to get the most out of your training, bar none. I recommend investing in a heart rate monitor… Read More »

Heart Failure Treatment

by bill barber Searching for an effective congestive heart failure treatment is something that millions of Americans do regularly. After all, their life may depend on it. Nevertheless, there is no congestive heart failure treatment which can cure the condition, only those that are geared towards management. There are probably few words that pet owners… Read More »