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Extra calcium to prevent high blood pressure | Cochrane

Hypertension is a serious health problem that increases the risk of heart and kidney diseases. Several studies have shown that increasing calcium intake lowers blood pressure even in individuals within a normal blood pressure range. Increasing calcium intake also has benefits for pregnancy outcomes, effects which are thought to be mediated also by blood pressure reduction. High blood pressure has been identified as a major risk factor for mortality and even small reductions in blood pressure can decrease the occurrence of coronary artery disease, stroke and death.  
cochrane.org
over 5 years ago
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Michael Oliver obituary

One of the most eminent cardiovascular researchers of his generation, he demonstrated the relationship between cholesterol and coronary artery disease  
theguardian.com
over 5 years ago
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ESC Congress 2015 Hot Lines to reveal the latest in CVD research

Six hot line sessions at ESC Congress 2015 are set to reveal the latest in cardiovascular disease research across a range of conditions and comorbidities. Hot topics include atrial fibrillation, pacing, acute myocardial infarction, heart failure, hypertension, diabetes mellitus, pharmacology and coronary artery disease.  
escardio.org
over 5 years ago
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The PressureWire fractional flow reserve measurement system for coronary artery disease | Advice | NICE

The PressureWire FFR devices measure FFR, a physiological parameter used to assess the severity of stenoses in the coronary arteries.  
nice.org.uk
over 5 years ago
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Exercise Physiology Basics

h4. Introduction To maintain a healthy lifestyle, the importance of physical activity can not be underestimated. It is the single most important endeavor that one can participate in to promote health throughout a lifetime. For decades, epidemiological research has accumulated highlighting the health benefits associated with regular physical activity. Furthermore, there is overwhelming research illustrating the morbid and mortal consequences of being sedentary. The benefits of a proper exercise regimen include: * Increase in the efficiency of cardiovascular and respiratory function * Reduction in coronary artery disease risk factors o Reduction in blood pressure o Increase in HDL and decreased triglycerides ...  
nursinglink.monster.com
about 5 years ago