Tag: "angina" at medical news
High-risk Patients Need Better Guidance on What is and Isnt a Heart Attack
...e of the symptoms of a heart attack is angina. Yet angina
can also be a stable condition which lasts only a ... in the blood supply to the heart, usually felt as angina
- are given varying advice from doctors, health organisations and drug manufacturers about how to us...
Heart Attack Risk Increased by Unfair Treatment
... new cases of fatal and non-fatal heart attack and angina
in people who had had no signs of heart disease when the study began. Just under 3,000 people felt they were unfairly treated, of whom 64 out of 966 in the "low" category had had a heart attack or angina. This compares with 98 out of 1368 in the ...
Dont Worry- Be Good To Your Heart
...arrow. This in addition, can lead to heart attack, angina
(chest pain) and other serious complications. According to a report in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, a number of studies have looked at the toll that mental stress takes on cardiac health, but most have focused on depression...
Feelings Of Injustice At Work Can Lead To A Heart Attack
...ed 567 people, and 51 of them had heart attacks or angina
during the study. By contrast, the most positive... people, and only 64 of them had a heart attack or angina
or inadequate blood flow through the vessels of the heart. "Challenges to an individual's sense of...
Angioplasty Reduces Long-term Cardiac Risk in Heart Patients With 'silent' Ischemia
...an occur without accompanying signs or symptoms of angina
(chest pain due to inadequate supply of oxygen to the heart muscle), but can be detected by electrocardiogram (ECG) and other techniques. Silent ischemia has been shown to predict adverse prognosis in patients after myocardial infarction (MI, heart...
Moderate Drinking Lowers Women's Risk of Heart Attack
...heart attack, coronary bypass surgery,angioplasty, angina
or a previous diagnosis of cardiovascular diseasewere excluded from the study. Participants -- 320 heart attack patients and 1,565 controls -- wereenrolled between 1996 and 2001. Extensive information was collected on the type of beverage consumed...
A Tipple a Day may Be heart Friendly for Women
...eart attack, coronary bypass surgery, angioplasty, angina
or a previous diagnosis of cardiovascular disease were excluded from the study. Participants -- 320 heart attack patients and 1,565 controls -- were enrolled between 1996 and 2001. Extensive information was collected on the type of beverage consum...
Novartis Drug Diovan Shows Superior Benefits
...strated were: relative reductions of 65 percent in angina
pectoris, 46 percent in heart failure and 81 perce...k, stroke and hospitalization for heart failure or angina
pectoris. "Innovative clinical trials have helped Diovan to advance cardiovascular patient care,” ...
Fish Oil in Combination With Statins Cuts Risk of Major Coronary Events
...EPA) was beneficial to patients suffering unstable angina
and non-fatal coronary events, but researchers found no significant difference in the rates of sudden cardiac death or coronary death. The authors concluded, "The frequency of fatal or non-fatal myocardial infarction was not significantly reduced (...
Constipation Drug Linked to Heart Attack Pulled Out
...ing myocardial infarction (heart attack), unstable angina
(chest pain), and stroke, associated with use of the drug.' Doctors who prescribe Zelnorm should work with their patients and switch over to more appropriate treatment, the FDA has said. GP...
Role of Lifestyle Choices in Heart Risks
...t exposure to air pollution may worsen symptoms of angina
(chest pain) or even trigger acute myocardial infarction (heart attack) in people with existing heart conditions. Researchers from the University of Edinburgh in the United Kingdom and Umea University in Sweden conducted a controlled-exposure study o...
Spinal Cord Stimulation Pilot Study for Chronic Angina
...AHA), with 75,000 new cases of treatment-resistant angina
occurring each year. The Genesis System was deve...the trial. “These patients struggle with disabling angina
and are commonly referred to as ‘no-option’ patients.” “The procedure went smoothly,” said Thomas ...
CDC Study Tracks Levels of Heart Diseases Across the U.S.
...Levels of coronary heart disease, heart attack and angina
were found to vary widely across U.S. states and t...last 80 years, and the report tracks heart attack, angina
or coronary heart disease among civilians not living in nursing homes, prisons, or other institution...
A New Plan to Restrict Cardiovascular Diseases in Scotland
...ks, which include a previous heart attack, stroke, angina
or heart failure or diabetes or family history of high cholesterol. Older people, smokers and the overweight are considered more at risk. This assessment will also look into the place where you live as evidence shows deprivation and stress also a...
Jaw Pain? See a Cardiologist Right Away
...d especially women who suffer from heart attack or angina
can suffer from tooth or jaw ache without chest pa... study said. In all, 186 patients diagnosed with angina
or heart attack were asked to indicate on a body chart where they experienced pain. Almost four in 1...
Disturbed Sleep and Heart Trouble Go Hand in Hand
...y throughout the night. Some people have nighttime angina
(chest pain), bouts of atrial fibrillation, or palpitations (the sensation of a racing or pounding heart) that disturb sleep. The Harvard Heart Letter suggests that if you aren’t getting enough sleep, you may need better sleep habits like the ones ...
New Research Project Underway To Study Causes Of Heart Attack
...blocks almost always result in chest pain known as angina
and other related symptoms. It has been observed that among those who suffer heart attacks, more than half report not experiencing any warning symptom. And autopsies of victims of heart attack frequently show blood clots formed in arteries that are...
Odds Are That Gamblers Have More Health Problems
...ous health problems, such as increased heart rate, angina
and liver disease when compared to people who have...d pathological gamblers were more likely to report angina
and cirrhosis of the liver compared to at-risk or low-risk participants. Pathological gamblers were ...
Some Evidence Shows Chinese Herbal Medicine Helps Angina Patients
...included in the review, taking tongxinluo improved angina
patients’ electrocardiogram results. Overall, thou...ngxinluo when used in conjunction with traditional angina
treatments compared to traditional treatments alone. Angina is chest pain, squeezing or discomfort...
Crushing Pills can cause Severe Side effects
...ontact with the skin. Nifedipine, the slow release angina
and blood pressure drug, if crushed, causes dizziness, headaches and an increased risk of stroke or heart attack. Tamoxifen , used by breast cancer patients could release substances that are harmful if inhaled by pregnant women. A tablet’s special co...
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