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Now, treat chronic migraine with Botox


August 30th, 2011 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 30 (IANS) The anti-ageing drug Botox was until now an answer to your beauty concerns, but now the treatment can also benefit sufferers of chronic migraine, a neurological ... Read more...

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Beware! Your partner’s nagging could invite heartache


December 24th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 24 (IANS) This could be a valid reason for your partner to stop nagging -- it significantly increases your risk of suffering angina. Angina is a pain or discomfort in ... Read more...

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A simple urine test could predict heart disease


November 1st, 2010 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 1 (IANS) A simple urine test could predict if you are a candidate for heart disease -- years before the symptoms show up.Scientists at Glasgow University are using urine samples ... Read more...

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30st Brit man cannot work in case he falls and crushes co-workers!


September 7th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 07 (ANI): A 30-stone British factory worker has given up working - in case he falls on his colleagues and crushes them.Tubby Barry Fowers had to climb on platforms ... Read more...

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Low-cost drug could save thousands from heart failures


August 30th, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 30 (IANS) A low-cost drug at 1.30 pounds per day could save thousands of people suffering from heart failure. A study of the pill, involving 6,500 patients in 37 countries, ... Read more...

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Most patients with cardio problems can fly safely


July 25th, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 25 (IANS) Most people with cardiovascular diseases who are not critically ill can safely fly, a new report says. The study, conducted by the British Cardiovascular Society, says that such ... Read more...

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Severe angina linked to greater heart risk in women


July 9th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 9 (ANI): Canadian researchers have found that women who have the most serious form of angina are three times as likely to develop severe coronary artery disease (CAD) as men ... Read more...

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Working overtime is bad for the heart


May 17th, 2010 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 17 (IANS) Working overtime is bad for the heart, say results from a long-running study of more than 10,000 civil servants. The research found that people who worked three or more ... Read more...

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Stressful jobs up women’s heart disease risk


May 6th, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 6 (ANI): High-pressure jobs increase young women's risk of heart disease, concludes a new study.In the study, published in Occupational and Environmental Medicine, the research team assessed the impact of ... Read more...

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Unapproved Heart Pills sold to millions


March 29th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 29, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): In the United States last year, doctors wrote roughly more than four million prescriptions last year for nitroglycerin tablets, heart drugs placed under the tongue ... Read more...

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Variability, high blood pressure increase stroke risk


March 22nd, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 22 (IANS) Recent studies have shown that it is variability in patients' blood pressure that predicts the risk of a stroke most powerfully and not a high average or usual ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan’s father suffers heart attack


March 17th, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 17 (IANS) Hollywood actress Lindsay Lohan's father Michael suffered a minor heart attack just weeks after doctors told him he would have to undergo a catheterisation. Michael was Tuesday taken ... Read more...

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Positive emotions best antidote to heart disease


February 18th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 18 (IANS) Being happy, enthusiastic and contented is the best antidote to heart disease, says a major new study. The study authors believe that it is the first to show such ... Read more...

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Chronic migraineurs more likely to be sick, poor, depressed


February 18th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): A new research has shown that chronic migraine sufferers tend to be in poorer general health, less well off, and more depressed than those with episodic migraine.The results ... Read more...

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Common heart meds may protect against Parkinson’s


January 23rd, 2010 - 3:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 23 (ANI): A specific type of medication used to treat cardiovascular conditions such as hypertension, angina and abnormal heart rhythms may also reduce the risk of developing Parkinson's disease, says ... Read more...

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Endoscopic surgery improves chronic sinusitis patients’ quality of life


January 2nd, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 2 (ANI): Chronic rhinosinusitis patients (CRS) experience improved quality of life (QOL) after endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS), according to a new research.The study has been published in the January 2010 ... Read more...

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Simple test to predict a person’s likelihood of breaking hip


November 20th, 2009 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 20 (ANI): Researchers have come up with a questionnaire that will help determine an individual's chances of breaking their hips.Experts at the University of Nottingham have developed the system of ... Read more...

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Elevated biomarkers compromise quality of life in heart attack patients post-discharge


November 16th, 2009 - 3:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 16 (ANI): There is an increased level of cardiac biomarkers in the blood of heart attack patients for several months after leaving the hospital, which often leads to more shortness ... Read more...

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Surgery in Chandigarh hospital telecast live to Paris


November 5th, 2009 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 5 (IANS) A team of cardiologists at a private hospital in this union territory Thursday conducted a surgery, which was telecast live to the Indo-European Course on Revascularization (IECR) at ... Read more...

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Aspirin improves survival in women with heart disease


March 16th, 2009 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 16 (IANS) Researchers have come by additional evidence that aspirin seems to reduce the risk of death in women who have heart disease or have had a stroke. The new ... Read more...

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Aspirin improves survival in postmenopausal women with heart disease


March 13th, 2009 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 13 (ANI): Aspirin may reduce the risk of death in postmenopausal women who have heart disease or who have had a stroke, according to a new study.The Womens Health ... Read more...

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Stress may trigger unexplained chest pain


February 10th, 2009 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): A new study from University of Gothenburg, Sweden has found that stress, depression and a sedentary lifestyle might contribute to unexplained chest pain.Each year, many people seek ... Read more...

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Pune doctor develops innovative angioplasty technique


March 20th, 2008 - 8:30 pm ICT by admin
Pune, March 20 (IANS) Rahul Patil, a cardiology consultant at a private hospital in Pune, has developed a new procedure to perform angioplasty. Patil, 32, calls it peripheral angioplasty and says it ... Read more...

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Loving relationships are good for the heart


November 14th, 2007 - 1:53 am ICT by admin
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