Tag Archives: strokes

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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New Blood Thinning Drug Released for AF

In view of a new patients’ survey reveals a significant proportion still not receiving adequate treatment for atrial fibrillation, the commonest heart rhythm disorder, a new blood-thinning drug therapy to help prevent stroke in patients with the heart rhythm condition called non-valvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF) was launched today. Atrial Fibrillation Patient Research sruvey carried out online by Opinion Health in ...

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Folic Acid And Vitamin B Lower Stroke Risk, Says Study

Researchers from Perking First Hospital in Beijing found vitamin B had the power to lower stroke risk, almost invalidating long-held fear that Vitamin B may lead to cancer. Their findings, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, show healthy foods that were rich in vitamin B and protect the inner walls of a person’s arteries. The Chinese researchers ...

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Kids Who Skip Meals Face Higher Heart Disease Risk: Study

Children who skip one main meal, whether breakfast, lunch or dinner in lieu of chocolates or candies are more likely to have excess body fat that eventually increases the risk of having diabetes, heart disease or stroke, research has found. “Based on the findings, sticking to regular meals seems to be crucial for preventing overweight and cardiometabolic diseases already in ...

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