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  1. How Big Can Merck's Keytruda Be In Lung Cancer?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... said that adding Januvia was equivalent to best-possible care in diabetes, and that there was no difference in heart failure hospitalizations between the two arms of the study. Earlier this month a committee of advisors to the Food and Drug ...

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  2. New Study: RedHill Biopharma Ltd. (RDHL) - Medical Equipment - Deals and Alliances ProfileRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... blocking agent, carvedilol, in Phase II clinical trials for the treatment of hypertension and congestive heart failure; RHB-102 (Bekinda), a proprietary, once-daily, extended-release and oral formulation of the antiemetic drug ondansetron in Phase ...

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  3. How Excess Sodium Affects Your Entire BodyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MSN Healthy Living

    ... as the heart pumps blood, and high blood pressure can lead to many serious conditions, such as stroke and heart failure. Although blood pressure increases naturally with age, according to the American Heart Association , reducing your salt intake ...

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  4. Too Much Salt: How A Diet Too High In Sodium Can Affect Your Heart, Brain, And Even Bone HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Medical Daily

    ... as the heart pumps blood, and high blood pressure can lead to many serious conditions, such as stroke and heart failure. Although blood pressure increases naturally with age, according to the American Heart Association , reducing your salt intake ...

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  5. Mount Sinai, par8o create referral platform for Health System's care providersRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Medical News

    The Mount Sinai Health System and software company par8o are creating a seamless referral process for the Health System's care providers. Effective referrals matter because patients with chronic heart failure or diabetes, for instance, may have more than one physician caring for them, and most primary physicians coordinate with many other care providers.

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  6. Hodgkin lymphoma survivors have higher risk for cardiovascular diseasesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... with 401 patients developing it as their first event, followed by valvular heart disease (VHD, 374 events) and heart failure (HF, 140 events). The median times between Hodgkin lymphoma treatment and first cardiovascular disease events were 18 years ...

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  7. Don Mankiewicz, Oscar-nominated screenwriter, dies at 93Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Don M. Mankiewicz, an Oscar-nominated screenwriter from a legendary Hollywood family who created the television shows "Marcus Welby, M.D." and "Ironside," has died at age 93. His son John tells the Los Angeles Times that Mankiewicz died Saturday of congestive heart failure at his home near Los Angeles. After graduating from Columbia University and serving in Army intelligence, Mankiewicz became a staff writer for the New Yorker and wrote a novel.

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  8. The Truth about Alcohol and Heart HealthRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... the heart and lead to high blood pressure, alcoholic cardiomyopathy (enlarged and weakened heart), congestive heart failure, and stroke. Heavy drinking puts more fat into the circulation in your body, raising your triglyceride level. It's also ...

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  9. Merck's diabetes drug Januvia succeeds in heart safety trialRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... usual care alone, Merck said. Among secondary goals of the study, there was no increase in hospitalization for heart failure in the Januvia group versus placebo, Merck said. Full details of the study are expected to be presented at a major diabetes ...

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  10. SDA Church Appeals To Gov'ta .To Priortize Health SectorRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... alcohol intake and others were great contributors to cardio vascular diseases, like cancer, hypertension and heart failure, and however was very necessary to be cautious ones food and drink intake. Dr. Williams, further used the occasion to caution ...

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  11. Middle-aged congenital heart disease survivors may need special careRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune

    ... Adult complications of various types of congenital heart disease and their treatment include a higher risk of heart failure, valve problems, high blood pressure in the lungs, and abnormal heart rhythms. "A seemingly simple diagnosis from childhood ...

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  12. UPDATE 2-Merck diabetes drug Januvia meets heart safety targetRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... said. Significantly, among the secondary goals of the study, there was no increase in hospitalization for heart failure in the Januvia group versus placebo, Merck said. That could give Januvia a leg up on rival drugs that have shown a potential ...

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  13. Norman W. Gossman, grocerRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Run Store for more than 30 years, died April 21 at the University of Maryland Medical Center of congestive heart failure. He was 84. The son of Aloysius Gossman, a city Department of Public Works employee, and Evelyn Gossman, a homemaker, Norman ...

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  14. Merck diabetes drug Januvia shows promising results for heart safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Modern Healthcare

    ... drugmaker AstraZeneca change the labeling of its diabetes medication Onglyza to warn of heightened risk for heart failure. The complete results of the Merck's much-anticipated study on the safety of Januvia are expected to be released June 8 at the ...

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  15. Some doctors assume lower expectations for seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    ... another doctor. Q: I just heard a report that some Type 2 diabetes drugs may make it more likely that I'll get heart failure! How is that possible? I'm on metformin. Should I stop taking it?

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  16. Merck Announces the Trial Evaluating Cardiovascular Outcomes with...Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | Freshnews

    Merck , known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, today announced that the Trial Evaluating Cardiovascular Outcomes with Sitagliptin of Merck's DPP-4 inhibitor, JANUVIA , achieved its primary endpoint of non-inferiority for the composite cardiovascular endpoint. Among secondary endpoints, there was no increase in hospitalization for heart failure in the sitagliptin group versus placebo.

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  17. Tampa woman dies during St. Anthony's TriathlonRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | ABC Action News

    Felecia Williams, 44, of Tampa died Saturday while trying to fulfill a goal she set after he brother died of congestive heart failure last year. Felecia Williams, 44, of Tampa died Saturday while trying to fulfill a goal she set after he brother died of congestive heart failure last year.

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  18. Resolvin D1 Reduces Post-Heart-Attack Heart FailureRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Newswise

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Chronic inflammation provokes a downward spiral in many diseases, including congestive heart failure, atherosclerosis and peripheral artery disease.

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  19. MU School of Medicine receives top 10 award for third consecutive yearRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sedalia News Journal

    ... ranging from a sore throat to multiple, complex conditions such as diabetes combined with congestive heart failure. Research has shown family physicians are the usual source of care for more than six in 10 patients with anxiety, depression or ...

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  20. Pulmonary Hypertension Association Marks World PH Day on May 5 with a...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... pressure of the lungs. PH is an increase in blood pressure in the arteries of the lungs that can lead to right heart failure. However, with symptoms that include shortness of breath, chest pain and fainting, the disease can appear at first glance to ...

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