Tag Archives: heart attacks

Four-in-One Quadpill Found, Termed Magic Pill to Treat BP

British researchers have combined four blood pressure drugs into one pill and the small pilot clinical trial showed normalcy restored in patients within one month, making it a magic pill that has high potential. In their study, they administered the four-in-one ‘quadpill’ on every patient and the results within a month showed their blood pressure drop to healthy levels of ...

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Energy drinks cause more blood pressure in resting phase: Study

Energy drinks, which are increasingly consumed by youngsters and elderly alike, may result in heart diseases and up the risk of heart attacks, says a new study. In a study, researchers observed that healthy young adults who don’t consume caffeine regularly experienced a greater rise in resting blood pressure after consumption of an energy drink, compared to a placebo drink. ...

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One in 4 Saudis Face Heart Attack in 10 years: Study

One in four adults in Saudi Arabia may face heart attack within the next 10 years, said research presented at the 26th Annual Conference of the Saudi Heart Association (SHA), opened today in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The conference features sessions from the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) on hot topics in cardiovascular disease including prevention.1 Dr Muhammad Adil Soofi, first ...

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Tattoo-like ‘electronic skin’ wear detects heart attacks, epilepsy, skin dehydration

Here is a tattoo-like thin wearable device that can detect heart attacks, Parkinson’s disease or epilepsy attacks, store your body information and deliver medicine to your body, besides collecting patient health, treatment and monitoring at one time. Researchers in the US have created an ‘electronic skin’ that can store and transmit data about a person’s movements, receive diagnostic information and ...

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New Stress-centric Jobs Prone to Heart Attacks: Reiterates Study

Recent jobs, though in arm-chaired environment are indeed stress-filled and potentially increase the risk of heart attack and other heart ailments, said U.S. health officials and researchers at Harvard. In a study conducted by researchers at Harvard, people with blue-collar jobs are 40 percent more likely to suffer from a heart attack or stroke than others due extreme stress in ...

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