Navigation Links
Potassium-Rich Foods May Cut Stroke, Heart Disease Risk
Date:3/5/2011

her-potassium diets would be linked to lower risk of stroke and heart attacks, he said.

"However, a higher-potassium diet potentially has other mechanisms of benefit, including protecting blood vessels from oxidative damage and limiting thickening of the blood vessel wall," Fonarow said.

Increasing potassium in the diet while limiting sodium may help to reduce the risk of stroke and confer other cardiovascular benefits, he said. "Fruits such as bananas, cantaloupe, grapefruit, oranges, vegetables like tomatoes and low-fat dairy products are a good source of dietary potassium," he said.

More information

For more information on the best sources of potassium, visit the U.S. National Library of Medicine.

SOURCES: Pasquale Strazzullo, M.D., professor, medicine, Federico II University of Naples Medical School, Italy; Larry B. Goldstein, M.D., professor, medicine, and director, Duke Stroke Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, N.C.; Gregg Fonarow, M.D., spokesman, American Heart Association, and professor, cardiology, University of California, Los Angeles; March 1, 2011, Journal of the American College of Cardiology, online


'/>"/>
Copyright©2010 ScoutNews,LLC.
All rights reserved  

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Potassium-Rich Foods Do a Heart Good
2. Processed, Fatty Foods May Dumb Down Your Kids: Study
3. Giving Baby Solid Foods Too Early Linked to Obesity Later
4. Kids Fed Unhealthy Foods Learn to Prefer Them
5. Sugary Drinks, Foods Might Put Teens at Risk for Heart Disease
6. Can Omega-3 Foods Prevent Eye Disease in Seniors?
7. Right foods aid memory and protect against disease
8. Toddler foods too sweet
9. Hormone Raises Desire for Fattening Foods
10. Cartoon Characters Sell Kids on Unhealthy Foods
11. More Natural Fat Burning Foods & Ready-Made Meal Plans Added to the Newly Revised Version of The Diet Solution Program
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Potassium-Rich Foods May Cut Stroke, Heart Disease Risk
(Date:7/31/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... July 31, 2015 , ... ... new industry players to know in predictive health analytics , Jvion continues ... technologies. The firm creates predictive software that targets patient and population level illness ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... Sculpted Contours Luxury Medical Aesthetics announces the arrival ... Zeltiq Aesthetics released this new applicator in the United States as an upgrade to ... thighs. The original applicator required a 2 hour treatment time. The new ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... Meadows, IL (PRWEB) , ... July 31, 2015 ... ... ways to communicate. Rally Insurance Group, Inc. has re-branded their social media profiles ... provides a personal way for consumers to communicate, find information, share insights and ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... Ticket Down is a ... Those looking to catch a new and refreshing show on Broadway, look no further ... achievements including an Obie Award, Outer Critics Circle Award, Drama Desk Award, Lucille Lortel ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... Vegas, NV (PRWEB) , ... July 31, 2015 , ... ... bakery is now offering wedding cakes with custom designs, making life just ... to deliver beautifully designed wedding cakes for each customer who orders one. , The ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Jvion Showcased as Leader in the Predictive Analytic Market 2Health News:Cooler Coolsculpting in Atlanta: Treatments Now Twice As Fast 2Health News:Cooler Coolsculpting in Atlanta: Treatments Now Twice As Fast 3Health News:Rally Insurance Group, Inc. Connects to Customers Through Re-branded Social Media Profiles 2Health News:Cheap Hamilton Tickets at Richard Rodgers Theatre: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices for Hamilton in New York City at the Richard Rodgers Theatre 2Health News:Cheap Hamilton Tickets at Richard Rodgers Theatre: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices for Hamilton in New York City at the Richard Rodgers Theatre 3Health News:Cheap Hamilton Tickets at Richard Rodgers Theatre: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices for Hamilton in New York City at the Richard Rodgers Theatre 4Health News:Cheap Hamilton Tickets at Richard Rodgers Theatre: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices for Hamilton in New York City at the Richard Rodgers Theatre 5Health News:Cheap Hamilton Tickets at Richard Rodgers Theatre: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices for Hamilton in New York City at the Richard Rodgers Theatre 6Health News:Cheap Hamilton Tickets at Richard Rodgers Theatre: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices for Hamilton in New York City at the Richard Rodgers Theatre 7Health News:Pastry Palace of Las Vegas Announces It Is Now Offering Custom Wedding Cakes in Las Vegas 2
... As population ages, even small changes affect incidence, ... lifestyle factors affect older adults, risk of diabetes, a ... link between lifestyle and incidence of diabetes over 10 ... older. The lifestyle factors examined included physical activity, dietary ...
... These Agents Will Face Greater Use of Step Therapy ... Health Plans, According to a New Report from HealthLeaders-InterStudy ... 28 HealthLeaders-InterStudy and Fingertip Formulary find ... expected to face tougher formulary restrictions. According to the ...
... Medical Record System Used by Health Clinics around the ... Prize for Software in the Public Interest has been ... work has made an outstanding contribution to the public ... Darius Jazayeri will be awarded today for his creation ...
... WHO: Myles Druckman, MD, a leading disease outbreak and pandemic, ... by, top-tier news outlets, including CBS ... Washington Post, about SARS, avian flu, and other, ... and associated topics, including:, ...
... VANCOUVER, April 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - QLT Inc. (NASDAQ: ... today reported financial results for the first quarter ended ... in U.S. dollars and in accordance with U.S. GAAP. ... profitability, driven by our revenue streams from Visudyne(R) and ...
... to speak at Annual SALGBA meeting in Denver- ... productivity and methods for measuring the cost of ... environment impacts personal health- Insights into how to ... April 28 With ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Lifestyle Factors Tied to Older Adults' Diabetes Risk 2Health News:Fixed Dosed Combination Agents and Novel Antihypertensives Are Expected to Face Tougher Formulary Restrictions 2Health News:Fixed Dosed Combination Agents and Novel Antihypertensives Are Expected to Face Tougher Formulary Restrictions 3Health News:2009 Pizzigati Prize for Public Interest Computing Awarded to Darius Jazayeri 2Health News:2009 Pizzigati Prize for Public Interest Computing Awarded to Darius Jazayeri 3Health News:Available for Interviews: Pandemic, Disease Outbreak Expert to Discuss Swine Flu 2Health News:Available for Interviews: Pandemic, Disease Outbreak Expert to Discuss Swine Flu 3Health News:QLT announces first quarter results for 2009 2Health News:QLT announces first quarter results for 2009 3Health News:QLT announces first quarter results for 2009 4Health News:QLT announces first quarter results for 2009 5Health News:QLT announces first quarter results for 2009 6Health News:QLT announces first quarter results for 2009 7Health News:QLT announces first quarter results for 2009 8Health News:QLT announces first quarter results for 2009 9Health News:QLT announces first quarter results for 2009 10Health News:QLT announces first quarter results for 2009 11Health News:QLT announces first quarter results for 2009 12Health News:QLT announces first quarter results for 2009 13Health News:Alere's Dr. Michael Taitel Provides Insights Into Reducing Health and Productivity Costs During Turbulent Economic Times 2Health News:Alere's Dr. Michael Taitel Provides Insights Into Reducing Health and Productivity Costs During Turbulent Economic Times 3Health News:Alere's Dr. Michael Taitel Provides Insights Into Reducing Health and Productivity Costs During Turbulent Economic Times 4
(Date:7/30/2015)... IRVINE, Calif. , July 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... Novartis /Alcon executives have recently contacted the Company ... will begin as early as Monday, August 3, ... been quoted as saying that the coming electronic ... billions of dollars over the next several years.  ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... 30, 2015  Unichem Pharmaceuticals ( USA ... Hydrochlorothiazide tablets 25 mg 1000-count bottle to the consumer ... measure due to the identification of a Clopidogrel tablet ... The risk associated with mistakenly taking a Clopidogrel ... probability of experiencing Clopidogrel,s side effects which include bleeding ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... 30, 2015  Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN ) ... of 2015. Key results include: , Total ... of 2014 to $5,370 million, with 6 percent ... (etanercept), Prolia ® (denosumab), Sensipar ® ... ® (denosumab). Unfavorable changes in foreign exchange ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Unichem Pharmaceuticals (USA), Inc. Issues a Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Hydrochlorothiazide Tablets Due to the Potential Presence of Foreign Tablets 2Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 2Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 3Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 4Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 5Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 6Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 7Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 8Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 9Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 10Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 11Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 12Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 13Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 14Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 15Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 16Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 17Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 18Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 19Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 20Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 21Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 22Amgen's Second Quarter 2015 Revenues Increased 4 Percent To $5.4 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 8 Percent To $2.57 23
The Trident ceramic acetabular system provides several important benefits and meets greater demands of younger, more active patients....
Optimal solution for normal acetabulum and younger patients....
The Biopro Cox comb cup is manufactured from titanium and is porous coated on the outside of the shell. The Cox comb cup accommodates a polyethylene insert....
BatCup cotyloid implant, designed for use in revision surgery, is an hemispherical metal cup, with grooves on the edges that house locking flanges, which are attached to the iliac bone by cancellous ...
Medicine Products: