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June 26, 2015

Eating eggs reduces risk of type 2 diabetes

Egg consumption may reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes, according to new research from the University of Eastern Finland published recently in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.1

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June 26, 2015

Cancer overtakes cardiovascular disease as top killer for men

Cancer has overtaken cardiovascular disease as the greatest cause of death in the UK – but only among men – according to research published recently in Heart.1

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June 26, 2015

Health and cost benefits from using a polypill

The use of a fixed-dose combination polypill to prevent recurring myocardial infarction can avoid up to 15% more fatal and non-fatal cardiovascular (CV) events, conferring potential savings to healthcare systems, according to a study published recently in the British Medical Journal.1

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June 26, 2015

Patients test drive pacemaker before choosing permanent implant

Patients can now test drive a pacemaker outside the skin before deciding whether to have a permanent implant, according to novel research presented at the EHRA Europace Cardiostim 2015 meeting, held recently in Milan, Italy.

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June 26, 2015

Allopurinol use and risk of non-fatal acute myocardial infarction

Allopurinol is associated with a reduced risk of non-fatal acute myocardial infarction (AMI), which seems to be dose-dependent and duration-dependent, according to a study published recently in Heart.1

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June 26, 2015

Wide variation in carotid artery stenting outcomes

Hospitals performing carotid artery stenting vary considerably in rates of in-hospital stroke or death – from 0 to 18% overall and from 1.2 to 4.7% when accounting for variation in health of patients at admission, according to a study published recently in JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions.1

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June 26, 2015

CRY charity honoured with international award

UK-based charity Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY) has recently been recognised for its work in health promotion and the development of awareness campaigns, by the Fundación Mapfre Institution.

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June 26, 2015

AFA endorses educational dance programme

The Make Your Heart Feel Good dance DVD, the first in a series of educational tools for people who wish to manage their heart health through exercise, relaxation and diet, has been endorsed by the Atrial Fibrillation Association (AFA).

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