Navigation Links
Coronary heart disease bids Adieu

According to a report in The Journal of the American Medical Association. Coronary heart disease is reduced by lowering plasma homocystine levels with a diet supplement of folic acid alone or in combination with cyanocobalamin.

Dr.Tice from the University of California at San Francisco and colleagues used the Coronary Heart Disease Policy Model to assess the cost effectiveness of lowering levels of homocystine through grains fortified with folic acid and with cyanocobalamin and folic acid among participants in the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.//

Their model predicted that grains fortified with folic acid could reduce myocardial infarction by 13% in men and 8% in women, with comparable reductions in death from CHD. "Using our most conservative assumptions, the estimated reductions in annual CHD mortality rates were 1% to 3%," the researchers report.

In addition to consuming fortified grains, if all patients with CHD received 1 mg of folic acid plus 0.5 mg of cyanocobalamin per day, the model projected that there would be approximately 310,000 fewer deaths and lower CHD-related costs over 10 years, compared with consuming folic-acid-fortified grains alone.

Over the same 10-year period, the model also predicted that for men 45 years of age or older without CHD, folic acid and cyanocobalamin supplementation given in addition to fortified grains would save more than 300,000 quality adjusted life-years. In addition, for women 55 years of age and older without CHD, the same strategy would result in 140,000 quality adjusted life-years saved, Dr.Tice's group calculated.


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Transdermal HRT not cardioprotective in postmenopausal women with Coronary Artery Disease
2. Coronary stent leads to complications
3. Older Men Surviving Coronary Bypasses
4. The Link Between Oxidized Phospholipids And Coronary Artery Disease
5. Cigarette Smoking Leads To Development Of Type 2 Diabetes In Patients With Coronary Artery Disease
6. New Cardiac Angiography Technique For Improved Imaging Of Coronary Veins
7. Effectiveness Of Drug-Releasing Coronary Stents
8. Children Are At The Risk Of Inheriting Coronary Disease
9. Statin Therapy in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome Improves Survival
10. Meditation may Improve Cardiac Risk Factors in Patients with Coronary Heart Disease
11. Microcirculation in Eye May Indicate Coronary Heart Death Risk
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Coronary heart disease bids Adieu

(Date:7/12/2014)... 2014 Casinos in Australia ... competition from international and online casinos. Revenue is estimated ... five years through 2014-15. Greater per capita gambling expenditure ... services. Rises in discretionary income levels have also assisted ... non-essential items such as casino gambling services. Revenue is ...
(Date:7/12/2014)... "The second toes cross over the big toes ... shoes," said an inventor from East Hartford, Conn. This gave ... happening. , He then created a prototype of the Comfort ... and big toes from overlapping. This avoids discomfort and pain, ... easy to use, it's ideal for people with foot problems, ...
(Date:7/12/2014)... (PRWEB) July 12, 2014 Using and ... one of two inventors from Ashland, Va., decided that ... this. "This inspired us to conceive of our design," ... the patent-pending KIDNEY KOVER, which provides an inconspicuous way ... avoids embarrassment, as well as promotes comfort and peace ...
(Date:7/12/2014)... (PRWEB) July 12, 2014 For those who ... bodies can readily absorb the nutrients in food. The enzymes ... that are small enough to be absorbed by human bodies. ... a lack of enzymes in regular food is the cause ... product that was started by Michelle DelPresto, a mother of ...
(Date:7/12/2014)... Warminster, PA (PRWEB) July 12, 2014 ... Paddock covering a variety of men’s health questions. ... issues specific to men, why women live longer than ... article, Men's Health Made Simple featured on ... can get a hernia at any age. If you ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Casinos in Australia Industry Market Research Report Now Updated by IBISWorld 2Health News:Casinos in Australia Industry Market Research Report Now Updated by IBISWorld 3Health News:Casinos in Australia Industry Market Research Report Now Updated by IBISWorld 4Health News:New Super Digestive Enzyme, DZ10, Supercharges The Digestion Process 2Health News:Ivyland Medical Center’s Dr. Brad Paddock Offers Tips for Men’s Health 2
... 13 Today, executives from CoSentry, a leading ... and Alegent Health, one of the nation,s premier ... to construct and operate an enterprise class data ... provide the high availability requirements of Alegent Health,s ...
... times as many episodes as those who develop disease in ... -- People who develop multiple sclerosis before age 18 tend ... who develop the disease in adulthood, a new study says. ... of Brigham and Women,s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital in ...
... its broad-based,efforts to improve the lives of the most ... Lewiston, Maine, is the recipient of the,prestigious 2008 Foster ... the most esteemed community service honors in health care. ... prize is presented to a health care organization,that provides ...
... RoamAnywhere Mobility Router Recognized for Outstanding InnovationSANTA ... Inc.(TM), the company delivering innovative solutions in ... Technology Marketing Corporation,s (TMC(R)) INTERNET TELEPHONY ... Agito Networks, RoamAnywhere(TM) Mobility Router(TM) as a ...
... of California,s Free Online Tool Increases Physical ActivitySACRAMENTO, Calif., ... more physically active lifestyle is just a few clicks ... activity can reduce the risk of chronic diseases like ... than half of all American women (47.7 percent) engage ...
... of LifeMOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Jan. 13 Based on ... Sullivan recognizes Neotropix, Inc. with the 2009 ... Product Innovation of the Year . This award acknowledges ... Valley Virus), an oncolytic picorna virus for treating small ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:CoSentry and Alegent Health Announce Collaboration for Construction of an Enterprise-Class Data Center 2Health News:CoSentry and Alegent Health Announce Collaboration for Construction of an Enterprise-Class Data Center 3Health News:CoSentry and Alegent Health Announce Collaboration for Construction of an Enterprise-Class Data Center 4Health News:St. Mary's Health System in Maine Receives Prestigious $100,000 Foster G. McGaw Prize for Excellence in Community Service 2Health News:St. Mary's Health System in Maine Receives Prestigious $100,000 Foster G. McGaw Prize for Excellence in Community Service 3Health News:St. Mary's Health System in Maine Receives Prestigious $100,000 Foster G. McGaw Prize for Excellence in Community Service 4Health News:St. Mary's Health System in Maine Receives Prestigious $100,000 Foster G. McGaw Prize for Excellence in Community Service 5Health News:St. Mary's Health System in Maine Receives Prestigious $100,000 Foster G. McGaw Prize for Excellence in Community Service 6Health News:Agito Networks Earns INTERNET TELEPHONY Magazine's 11th Annual Product of the Year Award 2Health News:Agito Networks Earns INTERNET TELEPHONY Magazine's 11th Annual Product of the Year Award 3Health News:Agito Networks Earns INTERNET TELEPHONY Magazine's 11th Annual Product of the Year Award 4Health News:MyFitness Planner Really Moves You 2Health News:Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Neotropix's Approach to the Treatment of Small Cell Lung Cancer and Neuroendocrine Cancers 2Health News:Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Neotropix's Approach to the Treatment of Small Cell Lung Cancer and Neuroendocrine Cancers 3Health News:Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Neotropix's Approach to the Treatment of Small Cell Lung Cancer and Neuroendocrine Cancers 4
(Date:7/10/2014)... 11, 2014  Major advances in radiation therapy ... being highlighted in a three-day Oncology Summit taking ... July, 2014.  Renowned national and international cancer experts from ... and exchange knowledge on modern technologies making treatment ... The Summit will address a ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... CARLSBAD, Calif. , July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... products and services, has launched the FreeRunner™ knee ... runners, who suffer from patella mal-tracking return to ... anatomy differently than other braces, providing support when ... move normally when they don,t. Patellofemoral ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... , July 10, 2014 Yesterday, ... Research,s (Moberg) medical device manufacturing facility. Rep. Kennedy ... advanced neurological monitors facilitate cutting-edge research in neurological ... Kennedy and mental health advocate, Garen Staglin ... dedicated to fostering fundamental changes that will radically ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Improving quality and access to advanced cancer care in India and South Asia 2Improving quality and access to advanced cancer care in India and South Asia 3Improving quality and access to advanced cancer care in India and South Asia 4Improving quality and access to advanced cancer care in India and South Asia 5Breg Introduces Knee Brace to Help Runners with Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome 2Representative Patrick Kennedy visits Moberg's medical device facility to discuss improvement in brain injury care 2
... 8, 2011 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today ... with signs and symptoms of dengue fever or dengue hemorrhagic ... tropics and subtropics. (Logo:   http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090824/FDALOGO ) ... by the bite of an infected Aedes mosquito. ...
... current era of health care reform has intensified ... to contain the growing cost of providing health ...   (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100407/PH82315LOGO) ... and Western Connecticut Health Network,s Danbury Hospital (Danbury, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:FDA Permits Marketing of First Test to Help Diagnose Dengue Fever 2FDA Permits Marketing of First Test to Help Diagnose Dengue Fever 3Hospital-Physician Alignment Drives Improved Health Care and $4.6M Savings 2Hospital-Physician Alignment Drives Improved Health Care and $4.6M Savings 3Hospital-Physician Alignment Drives Improved Health Care and $4.6M Savings 4Hospital-Physician Alignment Drives Improved Health Care and $4.6M Savings 5
Medtronic Ophthalmics offers a comprehensive selection of corneal trephine,blades and handles. Handcrafted, sharp, uniform blade edges promote a,symetrical and vertical cut of all corneal layers....
Medtronic Ophthalmics offers a comprehensive selection of corneal trephine,blades and handles. Handcrafted, sharp, uniform blade edges promote a,symetrical and vertical cut of all corneal layers....
Medtronic Ophthalmics offers a comprehensive selection of corneal trephine,blades and handles. Handcrafted, sharp, uniform blade edges promote a,symetrical and vertical cut of all corneal layers....
Medtronic Ophthalmics offers a comprehensive selection of corneal trephine,blades and handles. Handcrafted, sharp, uniform blade edges promote a,symetrical and vertical cut of all corneal layers....
Medicine Products: