Heart Failure Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Study provides key insights for effective treatment of individuals with HFpEFRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Medical News

    The number of patients hospitalized with HFpEF is now comparable to those with traditional heart failure with a reduced ejection fraction and is projected to exceed that of HFrEF within the next few years. Therefore, it has become even more important to characterize the typical HFpEF patient and uncover factors that influence poor outcomes.

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  2. The use of dronedarone for recurrent ventricular tachycardia: a case...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | BioMed Central

    ... therapy device implant with defibrillator function, and frequent monomorphic VT presents with VT storm. Heart failure medical therapy was optimized and included beta-blockade. A prior trial of sotalol therapy provided no arrhythmia suppression. ...

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  3. Zestril Blood Pressure Medication: Benefits and Side Effects You Should KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | News Max

    Zestril is one brand name for the blood pressure medication lisinopril. The oral drug is an angiotensin converting enzyme, or ACE, inhibitor that is also prescribed for congestive heart failure and survivors of a heart attack.

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  4. Scientist develops gene therapy for muscle wastingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | EurekAlert!

    ... isn't the loss of skeletal muscle but heart muscle," said Rodgers. "The heart literally shrinks, causing heart failure." Researchers have long sought to stop this process, but failed to find a safe way. That's because the hormones that cause wasting ...

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  5. AstraZeneca plc (AZN) to Release Earnings on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Daily Political

    ... Its medicines include Crestor for managing cholesterol levels; Seloken/Toprol-XL for hypertension, heart failure and angina; Iressa for lung cancer; Faslodex for breast cancer; Zoladex for prostate and breast cancer; Nexium for acid-related ...

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  6. Low physical capacity second only to smoking as highest death riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... measured during a cardiopulmonary exercise (CPX) test can predict and discriminate mortality in patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF), according to a study published in ... (HealthDay)-For obese youth, high-intensity ...

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  7. Baby Slice set to debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... The 42-year-old Slice also fought for Bellator earlier this year, but he had been diagnosed with congestive heart failure and needed a heart transplant when he died June 6. "I won't say I adjusted well or it didn't bother me, but I was talking to ...

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  8. Study shows diabetics get a bigger boost from flu shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | WTNH

    Yes, it may help prevent the sniffles, muscle aches, and fever caused by the influenza virus, but can it do even more? Researchers in England looked at the effect of the flu vaccine on adults with type two diabetes, following them for seven years. They found diabetics who got their flu shot had fewer hospital visits for heart attacks strokes, heart failure, pneumonia and of course, the flu.

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  9. Kimbo Slice's son signs with Bellator, to make pro MMA debut in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | MMA Mania

    ... in March. On June 5, Kimbo Slice was rushed to a South Florida hospital where he was diagnosed with congestive heart failure and a liver mass , and placed in intensive care. He died the next day . Bellator has stated that it signed Slice Jr. before ...

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  10. Flu Shot Tied to Fewer Hospitalizations, Deaths in Type 2 Diabetes PatientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | HON

    ... for stroke were 30 percent lower for those who got a flu vaccination. Admissions were also down 22 percent for heart failure, and 15 percent for pneumonia or influenza in people with type 2 diabetes who got the flu shot. The death rate among those ...

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  11. Bellator signs 'Baby Slice' Kevin Ferguson Jr. for August debutRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | BloodyElbow

    ... the Associated Press about losing his father, who passed away on June 6th, following a diagnosis of congestive heart failure: "I won't say I adjusted well or it didn't bother me, but I was talking to him a few days before, so I understood what was ...

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  12. 'Baby Slice', son of late Kimbo Slice, will fight in Bellator 160Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Sporting News

    ... Slice had taken PEDs and Dada got the win. Kimbo Slice died in June after being hospitalized for congestive heart failure. A large mass was also discovered on his liver. He was 42. "It was more of a shock to the world, put it like that. It was still ...

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  13. Kevin Ferguson Jr., Son of Kimbo Slice, to Compete at Bellator 160 on Aug. 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Sherdog

    ... 42 last month at a hospital in his native Florida. He was reportedly found to have a liver mass and congestive heart failure and passed away while awaiting a heart transplant . He was scheduled to headline Bellator 158 against James Thompson on July ...

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  14. Kimbo Slice's son 'Baby Slice' set to make Bellator debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | MMAFighting.com

    ... drugs. On June 5, Slice was rushed to the hospital, where he was diagnosed with congestive heart failure and found to have a mass on his liver, making him a candidate for a heart transplant. He died the following day in intensive care. Slice was 42 ...

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  15. Major new study provides important insights for effective treatment of heart failure with pEFRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction has been particularly difficult to treat, or even describe, with definitions and terminology still under debate within the medical community. The number of patients hospitalized with HFpEF is now comparable to those with traditional heart failure with a reduced ejection fraction and is projected to exceed that of HFrEF within the next few years.

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  16. She's tethered to an oxygen tank, but her singing career is soaring :0Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | New York Post

    ... told to seek psychiatric help," she says with a laugh. Finally, in 2013, she was rushed to the hospital with heart failure. While in the ER, she was told she had a rare disorder, pulmonary hypertension - a continuously high level of blood pressure ...

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  17. Cracking the mystery of Zika virus replicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... of researchers, led by ... The flu vaccine may reduce the likelihood of being hospitalised with stroke and heart failure in people with type 2 diabetes, according to new research. ach year, approximately 700,000 people die from drug-resistant ...

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  18. Kimbo Slice -- Son Making MMA Debut ... 3 Months After Dad's DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | TMZ.com

    ... the 42-year-old fight legend had major heart problems -- and died from complications stemming from congestive heart failure on June 6th. Justin Timberlake got five to the face from a golf spectator -- and then the spectator got busted by cops ... ...

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  19. Predicting the Risk for Developing Pneumonia in Older AdultsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Infection Control Today

    ... disease (or COPD, a group of lung diseases that block airflow and make it difficult to breathe) - Congestive heart failure - Body mass index (being underweight or overweight) - Prescriptions for inhaled or oral corticosteroids (a class of steroid ...

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  20. Placental syndromes increase women's short-term risk for cardiovascular diseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | EurekAlert!

    ... as a diagnosis of coronary heart disease, cerebrovascular disease, peripheral artery disease or congestive heart failure, or a cardiac or peripheral artery revascularization at least 90 days after the delivery discharge date. After adjusting for ...

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