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Articles That Discuss heart disease

L-Carnitine Effective for Chronic Heart Failure

Whether additional benefit can be achieved with the use of L-carnitine (L-C) in patients with chronic heart failure (CHF) remains controversial. Full disclosure. I am a long-term survivor of an incurable

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Testosterone Therapy Improves Heart Health in Hypogonadism

“Low testosterone is associated with increased all-cause and cardiovascular mortality, and testosterone replacement therapy in men with a confirmed diagnosis of hypogonadism is associated with reduced

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Cardioprotective Agents Against Anthracycline Cardiotoxicity

Clinical research and practical observations indicated that the cardiotoxicity of anthracyclines is commonly progressive and irreversible. “Anthracycline cardiotoxicity is commonly progressive and

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Got Heart Failure? Get Brain Training, Exercise, Supplements, Diet

The cognitive impact is often serious, with an estimated 25 to 50 percent of stable chronic heart failure patients experiencing pre-dementia conditions of mild to moderate cognitive impairment. The study

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Probiotics Lower Blood Pressure (BP)-Which, How, What

Probiotic consumption significantly changed systolic Blood Pressure by −3.56 mm Hg, and diastolic BP by −2.38 mm Hg compared with control groups… I’m a long-term cancer survivor living

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Congestive Heart Failure- Coenzyme Q(10) Therapy

“Therapy with coenzyme Q(10) was associated with a mean 25.4% increase in exercise duration and a 14.3% increase in workload.” Its a viscious circle. Conventional heart meds can make you feel

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Lower Cholesterol Means Lower Risk of Stroke, Heart Attack- Balance is key-

“The analysis shows that the reduction in major vascular events — 21% per 1 mmol/L reduction in LDL cholesterol overall” Statin therapy lowers a person’s cholesterol. The lower

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Magnesium to Reduce Stroke Risk w/ Chronic Afib

Increasing dietary magnesium intake is associated with a reduced risk of stroke, heart failure, diabetes, and all-cause mortality… I developed chronic atrial fibrillation (afib) in the fall of 2010.

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Catheter Ablation, Drugs or…Evidence-based Non-toxic therapies?

“Serious adverse events were more common in the ablation groups, although differences between the ablation and drug therapy groups were not statistically significant (7.2% vs. 3.8%)…” According

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Breast Cancer Patients Can Preserve Heart Health- Read How

“We believe that breast cancer patients receiving chemotherapy should be offered a tailored exercise program based on pretreatment levels of physical function,” If you are about to undergo

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