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10 daily habits slowly hurting your heart

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SHAFAQNA-Did you know that simple day-today habits could lead to cardiovascular ailments? Cardiologists and general physicians say that some seemingly harmless habit, actually have a profound effect on your heart. And no, this list does…

Antibody genes influence forgotten heart disease

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SHAFQNA- New research has found that genetic differences in antibody genes alter individuals' susceptibility to rheumatic heart disease, a forgotten inflammatory heart condition – known as 'RHD' – that is rife in developing countries. Rheumatic…

Health Care Spending Mostly Goes To Diabetes, Heart Disease And Back Pain

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SHAFAQNA- It is well known that Americans have the most expensive health care spending in the world as reported earlier. However, as to what diseases Americans spend the most money on is not very clear. A recent study announces that the top…

High Dietary Magnesium Intake Tied to Less Stroke, Diabetes, Heart Failure

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SHAFAQNA- Increasing dietary intake of magnesium could help to reduce the risk of stroke, heart failure, type 2 diabetes, and all-cause mortality, according to results of a new meta-analysis[1]. Dr Fudi Wang (Zhejiang University, Hangzhou,…

On the Heart

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SHAFAQNA- The heart of man: It possesses the substance of wisdom as well as the opposites contrary to it ... for if hope arises in it, it is brought low by covetousness: and if covetousness is aroused in it, greed destroys it. If despair possesses…

Risk of early death increases by 9% with every 10 extra heart beat per minute: Chinese study

SHAFAQNA- A Chinese study has found recently that how fast your heart beats when resting can predict how likely you are to die prematurely. The risk of an early death from any cause increases by around nine percent with every 10 extra beats…