|Early-stage atherosclerosis reversible, study suggests|
The study, by scientists with Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York and with Sweden's Karolinska Institute, determined early-stage atherosclerotic plaques can be cleared out completely through the use of drugs that lower LDL (low-density lipoprotein) ...
Palm Beach Daily News - Sat, 29 Mar 2014 21:07
|Data From Phase 3 Pivotal Studies Show Amgen's Novel Investigational ...|
MarketWatch - Sun, 30 Mar 2014 05:00
|Fatty Liver Tied to Diabetes, Atherosclerosis|
LONDON -- Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is an independent predictor of both type 2 diabetes and carotid atherosclerosis, according to two studies presented here at the annual meeting of the European Association for the Study of the Liver.
MedPage Today - Fri, 11 Apr 2014 09:41
|Fatty Liver Disease Tied to Diabetes, Atherosclerosis|
In the French study, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease was found to be a predictor of carotid atherosclerosis, independent of the classic cardiovascular risk factors. In patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, carotid intima-media thickness (C ...
Medscape - Fri, 11 Apr 2014 10:42
|How You Can Reduce Your Risk of Atherosclerosis|
These deaths result from atherosclerosis, or “hardening” of the arteries, which occurs when artery walls are gradually filled by plaque, a toxic soup consisting mainly of fat in the form of cholesterol, cell waste, and calcium. While atherosclerosis ...
Everyday Health - Mon, 31 Mar 2014 15:30
|Studies suggest coronary calcium score indicates long-term heart health|
EurekAlert (press release) - Sun, 30 Mar 2014 20:33
|Number of Kids Associated With Risks of Subclinical Atherosclerosis in Moms|
WASHINGTON, DC — New data from the Dallas Heart Study suggest there is an association between the number of children women give birth to and markers of subclinical atherosclerosis. Women with two to three kids had the lowest risk of atherosclerosis ...
Medscape - Fri, 28 Mar 2014 05:16
|Study links number of live births to future cardiac risk|
Family Practice News Digital Network - Fri, 28 Mar 2014 05:11
|Four or more kids could be bad for mom's heart|
GlobalPost - Fri, 28 Mar 2014 05:00
|Women who have 4 or more live births more likely to show early signs of heart ...|
News-Medical.net - Fri, 28 Mar 2014 05:11
|Four or more kids could be bad for mom's heart, says US study|
InterAksyon - Fri, 28 Mar 2014 14:21
|Subclinical atherosclerosis more prevalent among HIV-infected men|
In contrast, subclinical coronary atherosclerosis is easy to assess using modern imaging techniques. While some studies have found that HIV-infected persons have more subclinical atherosclerosis than their uninfected counterparts, the results have been ...
2 Minute Medicine - Tue, 01 Apr 2014 04:29
|HIV-Infected Men at Increased Risk for Heart Disease|
Kansas City infoZine - Wed, 02 Apr 2014 06:25
|Study: HIV positive men at increased risk of heart attacks|
PinkNews.co.uk - Wed, 02 Apr 2014 03:22
|HIV-infected men may be more prone to heart disease|
TestCountry.com (blog) - Wed, 02 Apr 2014 08:33
|Life-threatening Atherosclerosis Now Affordably Treatable|
Atherosclerosis is a scary-sounding word that refers to a common condition that, if left untreated, can lead to life-threatening problems. High cholesterol can lead to a significant increase blood pressure while making it uncomfortable for patients to ...
PR Web (press release) - Wed, 19 Mar 2014 10:25
|CHD family history linked to coronary, not carotid, atherosclerosis|
Family history of CHD is significantly correlated with the development of coronary atherosclerosis, but not with carotid atherosclerosis, according to recent findings. These results suggest a potential benefit from screening for coronary ...
Healio - Sat, 05 Apr 2014 05:22