Ibuprofen Use Linked To Cardiac Arrest

Ibuprofen Use Linked To Cardiac Arrest

If you think that some over the counter painkillers are relatively safe, then think again. A recent Danish study suggests that a common OTC painkiller may be linked to incidence of cardiac arrest for people with pre-existing heart problems. Findings of the said study were published in the European Heart Journal, Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy. The Danish […]

Coffee Drinking May Help Prevent Heart Attacks

Coffee Drinking May Help Prevent Heart Attacks

Coffee drinking has been linked to many things, both good and bad. Being a very popular beverage all over the world, everything relating to coffee is always open for debate. But for those who love to drink coffee may be glad to know that recent research suggests coffee drinking can lower the risk of heart […]

Age Of Women's First Menstrual Period Linked To Heart Disease Risk

Age Of Women’s First Menstrual Period Linked To Heart Disease Risk

Researchers from the University of Oxford in the UK have discovered a possible link between the age of menstrual onset in women and heart disease risk. Women who began their period early before age 10 or later than age 17 experience a higher risk for developing heart disease later on. Menarche is the onset of […]

Study: Wine Only Beneficial Against Cardiovascular Disease For People Who Exercise

Study: Wine Only Beneficial Against Cardiovascular Disease For People Who Exercise

Many people may have heard about the health benefits of drinking red or white wine. Its benefits include helping protect against cardiovascular disease if consumed in moderation. But according to the results of the In Vino Veritas, or IVV, study, the health benefits of wine may only be functioning in people who exercise. The results […]

Tips For A Maintaining A Healthy Heart

Tips For A Maintaining A Healthy Heart

Your heart is probably one of the hardest working organs of the body. It also works constantly day and night, with no breaks in between. It is an amazing piece of biological machine that stumps even the most powerful engines man has created. It is therefore important that you take care of it as much […]

Often Ignored Signs Of A Heart Attack

Often Ignored Signs Of A Heart Attack

A heart attack can come at any time to anyone. They mostly affect people who have never bothered to check or monitor their heart health for years. It can come so suddenly for some people. But most of the time, heart attacks come with warning signs. Unfortunately, a few people only recognize these warning signs […]

Be Aware Of These Heart Attack Risk Factors

Be Aware Of These Heart Attack Risk Factors

Heart attack is one of the common causes of death worldwide. Fatal heart attacks account for around 500,000 deaths in the US yearly. It can come so suddenly, but there are also warning signs that people can heed to prevent it from happening to them as much as possible. Here are some of the heart […]

Early Signs Of A Heart Attack

Early Signs Of A Heart Attack

Suffering from a heart attack does not come suddenly. In fact, there are certain early signs and symptoms that people with heart trouble may experience way before they feel a heart attack coming. Here are some of those early signs to watch out for which may come days or even weeks before an impending heart […]

Tips In Preventing Heart Attacks

Tips In Preventing Heart Attacks

With the type of lifestyle that most people have grown accustomed to today, it is not that surprising that heart disease has become the number one killer in the US. The risk of a heart attack becomes even higher as people age. Here are some tips that might help you and your loved ones prevent […]

Statin Benefits Unclear For Low Risk Heart Disease Patients

Statin Benefits Unclear For Low Risk Heart Disease Patients

Statins have been considered as a safe and effective treatment for those with heart disease. It is now even being used increasingly as a preventive measure for heart disease, even among those who are at low risk of the said condition. But recent research has found out that the benefits of using statins for those […]