Latest Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) News
Statin use following diagnosis of localized PCa does not significantly reduce the risk of metastasis or death from PCa.
Clinical and community-based approaches should be used to increase aspirin use among low-use groups.
But whether this could trigger cancer or other health issues remains unclear.
Men with ED had more than twice the odds of undiagnosed diabetes.
Higher rates of sudden cardiac arrest are seen in blacks versus whites and often at younger ages.
Strongest association seen for men and people 65 and older.
Combination of diabetes, myocardial infarction, stroke linked to 15 years of reduced life expectancy.
Gout is associated with an elevated likelihood of both organic and psychogenic ED.
New guidelines would have 13 million more Americans taking statins, experts say.
ECG Metrics are stronger as markers for cardiovascular death than for all-cause mortality or noncardiovascular death.
Extent of Coronary Artery Calcification accurately predicts mortality in patients without symptoms of coronary artery disease.
Older patients with more diabetes complications have greater cognitive decline, study finds.
A range of foods, nutrients, and dietary patterns are being studied for prostate cancer prevention or treatment.
New study suggests that oral anticoagulant meds may be needed for the very long term for pulmonary embolism.
The risk of heart attack or stroke can occur as early as the first weeks of using an NSAID, the FDA says. The risks may increase with longer use and higher doses. Aspirin is not included in alert.
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