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Lasix Side Effects-Is Furosemide Necessary for Stable Heart Failure?

Lasix reduces fluid yet also causes a host of side effects. The study linked below questions the need for Lasix (furosemide) in patients with stable heart failure. Lasix (furosemide) main use is to cause

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Cardiac Rehabilitation- 7 Best Yoga Poses for a Healthy Heart

When performed mindfully, yoga, while addressing all the underlying causes can reduce hypertension. It calms down the nervous system, thereby slowing down your heart rate. I was diagnosed with chemotherapy-induced

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Cardiac Rehabilitation-Curcumin, Cardiovascular Disease, Heart Failure

The p300-HAT inhibitory effects of curcumin have been demonstrated to ameliorate the development of cardiac hypertrophy and heart failure in animal models. I developed a deep vein thrombosis (DVT) during

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Cardiac Rehab with Magnesium

Increasing dietary magnesium intake is associated with a reduced risk of stroke, heart failure, diabetes, and all-cause mortality, but not CHD or total CVD. I am a long-term cancer survivor. I have ignored

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Atrial Fibrilation-Catheter Ablation More Popular But Complications Rise

“Catheter ablation (for afib) volumes rose 2.5-fold during the study period…The overall in-hospital complication rate increased during the study period from 3.07% to 7.04%” I developed

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Heart Failure- Chemo-Induced Afib, Hi BP, DVT

I believe that if cancer survivors live long enough, the majority will develop late onset chemotherapy-induced heart failure- cardiomyopathy, AFib, High BP, DVT aka Blood clots-  I’m a long-term

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CoQ10 to Improve Ejection Fraction in Congestive Heart Failure

“Pooled analyses of available randomized controlled trials suggest that CoQ₁₀ may improve the Ejection Fraction in patients with congestive heart failure” I have chronic atrial fibrillation

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Cardiac Rehabilitation- Omega 3 Fatty Acids, Heart Failure

“These findings provide further insights regarding the impact of omega-3 PUFAs administration on left ventricle performance indices, systemic inflammation and fibrosis biomarkers in patients with

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Cardiac Rehab-Yoga, Elliptical, Diet, Weights as Therapy

“We performed a meta-analysis to examine the effects of yoga on exercise capacity and health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in patients with CHF…” In late 2010, after more than 15 years,

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Chemotherapy-induced Heart Failure- Cardiac Rehabilitation Prevent, Heal?

The effects of this damage (myocardial toxicity) can be severe, condemning the cancer survivor to chronic heart disease and even causing premature death…. I was diagnosed with chemotherapy-induced

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