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New drug Aliskiren shows promise for heart failure patients

11 days ago   |   By News Medical

A study published in the International Journal of Molecular Sciences, as part of a special issue “Heart Failure: From Molecular Basis to Therapy”, in August 2019, shows that aliskiren, a drug approved by the US Food and Drug Administration , can improve survival for over 5 years, on average, and enhance life quality in patients who have been correctly diagnosed with heart failure.
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Maternal Obesity Speeds Up Offspring Aging, Increasing Diabetes Heart Disease Likelihood

Maternal Obesity Speeds Up Offspring Aging, Increasing Diabetes Heart Disease Likelihood

11 days ago   |   By Medindia Health

Maternal obesity can even pass across generations to offspring, hastening the rate of aging and metabolic problems such as diabetes and heart disease, reports a new study.
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Drug Improves Survival Rates In Heart Failure Patients

Drug Improves Survival Rates In Heart Failure Patients

11 days ago   |   By Medindia Health

Using the noninvasive technology, researchers proved that drug Aliskiren blocked muscle loss, prevented fluid retention and saved lives in heart failure.
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Using electrically conductive biomaterials for heart repair

11 days ago   |   By News Medical

When a heart attack occurs, muscle in the heart tissue can be scarred, interfering with electrical activity necessary for healthy heart function. Drug treatments are available that alleviate further damage, but these don't lead to tissue regeneration.
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Drug can extend survival rates for heart failure patients

11 days ago   |   By ScienceDaily

Blood pressure medication can prevent fluid retention and muscle wasting in heart failure.
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21 Best Toys & Gifts For 8-Year Old Boys And Girls, According To An Expert

21 Best Toys & Gifts For 8-Year Old Boys And Girls, According To An Expert

Age eight is a time to cultivate a child's creativity and encourage them to learn new skills. Dr. Lauren Gardner , a psychologist at the Center for Behavioral Health at Johns... Read more ...

J&J recalls Baby Powder after FDA finds cancer-causing asbestos in a bottle

J&J recalls Baby Powder after FDA finds cancer-causing asbestos in a bottle

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Effective Treatment for High-need, High-cost Patients

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In crisis and with nowhere else to turn, many patients with serious mental and physical health problems and substance use disorders-every year flock to emergency rooms... Read more ...

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New Revolutionary Method to Detect Life-threatening Tumors

New Revolutionary Method to Detect Life-threatening Tumors

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What's Causing Your Child's Meltdowns?

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Does it feel like you're in a constant battle with your child? Are you dealing with frequent emotional outbursts - intense meltdowns, defiance, explosive anger, or... Read more ...

Export of Viagra alternative banned as shortage hits UK so alprostadil can...

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High-fat, Low-carb Keto Diet may Affect Your Skin

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