Tag: CVD

Innovation, Research

Study finds two servings of fish per week can help prevent recurrent heart disease

March 8, 2021

Via: ScienceDaily Health

An analysis of several large studies involving participants from more than 60 countries, spearheaded by researchers from McMaster University, has found that eating oily fish regularly can help prevent cardiovascular disease (CVD) in high-risk individuals, such as those who already […]

Biomarker, Innovation, News

Alzheimer’s risk factors may be measurable in adolescents and young adults

July 30, 2020

Via: Alzheimer

These risk factors, many of which are disproportionately apparent in African Americans, include heart health factors — such as high blood pressure, high cholesterol and diabetes — and social factors like education quality. According to the Alzheimer’s Association Alzheimer’s Disease […]

Innovation, Research

Cancer mortality is twice as frequent as CVD deaths in high-income countries

September 3, 2019

Via: The Medical News

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the major cause of death among middle-aged adults around the world; however, in high-income countries deaths from cancer have become twice as frequent as those from CVD. The findings come from the first large prospective international […]

Innovation, Research

High cholesterol early in life boosts heart disease risk

August 21, 2018

Via: Medical News Today

High levels of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol can increase a person’s risk of cardiovascular disease. People may worry more about their cholesterol levels when they age, but new research suggests that they should take preventive action much earlier. A new study […]