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  • diabetes
  • Secondary diabetes is carbohydrate intolerance secondary to pancreatic disease, excess production of certain hormones (eg, growth hormone), use of certain drugs (eg, corticosteroids), insulin receptor abnormalities, and certain genetic disorders. (health.am)
  • These risk factors increase the risk for heart disease, diabetes, and stroke. (nyhq.org)
  • risk factors
  • With multivariate analysis that included the classic risk factors for coronary artery disease, elevated CRP serum level remained a statistically significant independent predictor of a blunted endothelial vasodilator capacity. (ahajournals.org)
  • patients
  • Background -Elevated C-reactive protein (CRP) serum levels, an exquisitely sensitive objective marker of inflammation, relate to long-term prognosis in patients with coronary artery disease and in apparently healthy men. (ahajournals.org)
  • Methods and Results -Endothelium-dependent (10 to 50 μg/min acetylcholine) and endothelium-independent (2 to 8 μg/min sodium nitroprusside) forearm blood flow responses were measured with venous occlusion plethysmography in 60 male patients with angiographically documented coronary artery disease. (ahajournals.org)
  • 2 3 4 Importantly, not only is the presence of systemic markers of inflammation associated with an unfavorable short-term prognosis in patients with acute coronary syndromes, 3 4 but also elevated CRP levels are related to long-term prognosis in patients with documented coronary artery disease 5 and in apparently healthy men. (ahajournals.org)
  • 11 Therefore, we tested the hypothesis that elevated CRP levels, an exquisitely sensitive objective marker of inflammation, are associated with an abnormal systemic endothelial vascular reactivity in patients with coronary artery disease. (ahajournals.org)
  • Twenty-six patients had stable angina, defined as angiographically documented coronary artery disease and stable effort angina for ≥3 months before forearm blood flow (FBF) measurements. (ahajournals.org)
  • All patients had documented coronary artery disease with identification of the culprit lesion on coronary angiography. (ahajournals.org)
  • congenital heart d
  • Trainees are also exposed to Cardiac Rehabilitation services and special clinic settings for Congenital Heart disease and Device clinics. (etsu.edu)
  • Valvular heart disease Congenital heart disease - heart structure malformations existing at birth Rheumatic heart disease - heart muscles and valves damage due to rheumatic fever caused by Streptococcus pyogenes a group A streptococcal infection. (wikipedia.org)
  • Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Volume 85, Number 2, 1 April 2007, pp. 157-163(7) Richard A Jonas, MD. Evolving Healthcare for Congenital Heart Disease in China Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 1998;6:151-152 Vitamin B12 & Folic Acid Supplementation Proved to Prevent Heart Disease and Stroke in China - Chinese University of Hong Kong, 6 May 2006 Jin Ling Tang and Yong Hua Hu. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mother of a son who was born with congenital heart disease and received a heart transplant before he turned two has written a book about the experience. (dmoztools.net)
  • Provides support and information to families of children with congenital heart disease. (dmoztools.net)
  • stroke
  • With regard to cerebral vascular disease, randomised controlled trials (RCTs) have found that routine use of prolonged anti platelet treatment (aspirin 75 mg) is beneficial unless there is a clear contraindication for the prevention of vascular events in people with a prior (presumed ischaemic) stroke. (who.int)
  • A 2015 systematic review also found no association between saturated fat consumption and risk of heart disease, stroke, diabetes, or death. (wikipedia.org)
  • reduction
  • Randomized controlled trials that lowered intake of dietary saturated fat and replaced it with polyunsaturated vegetable oil reduced cardiovascular disease by about 30%, similar to the reduction achieved by statin treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • The findings are suggestive of a small but potentially important reduction in cardiovascular risk on modification of dietary fat, but not reduction of total fat, in longer trials. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lifestyle advice to all those at risk of cardiovascular disease and to lower risk population groups, should continue to include permanent reduction of dietary saturated fat and partial replacement by unsaturates. (wikipedia.org)
  • A 2014 Cochrane review found evidence that salt reduction prevented cardiovascular disease, but that the magnitude of the effect was uncertain and "larger than would be predicted from the small blood pressure reductions achieved. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Athletes are two and a half times as likely to experience Sudden Cardiac Death (SCD) than nonathletes," explains study author Sharlene M. Day, MD, Assistant Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, and Director of the Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Program at the University of Michigan. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Cholesterol
  • There are many more like: as older you get the higher the chance of CHD, Males are more likely to be infected, people who have a family history of diseases should be more careful, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol levels, high emotional stress, people who have obesity, people who smoke cigarettes and finally people who drink a lot of alcohol. (hubpages.com)
  • Keys postulated a correlation between circulating cholesterol levels and cardiovascular disease , and initiated a study of Minnesota businessmen (the first prospective study of CVD). (wikipedia.org)
  • Ancel Keys joined the nutrition committee of the American Heart Association and successfully promulgated his idea such that in 1961, with the result that the AHA became the first group anywhere in the world to advise cutting back on saturated fat (and dietary cholesterol) to prevent heart disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Heredity also plays a factor in cardiovascular disease since other risk factors like high blood pressure and high LDL cholesterol tend to run in families. (news-medical.net)
  • Genetics may predispose some people to both Alzheimer's disease and high levels of blood lipids such as cholesterol, a common feature of cardiovascular disease, according to a new study by an international team of researchers led by scientists at UC San Francisco and Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. (news-medical.net)
  • excessive
  • Excessive alcohol intake is associated with an elevated risk of alcoholic liver disease (ALD), heart failure, some cancers, and accidental injury, and is a leading cause of preventable death in industrialized countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • peripheral
  • The researchers found that after taking the standard anti-hypertensive drug Ramipril, patients with peripheral arterial disease (PAD), which restricts mobility due to leg pain, enjoyed a longer and less painful time on their feet. (wikipedia.org)
  • Relationship
  • Analyzing 54 prospective studies, the authors found that those studies which were free of the potential error (including former drinkers in the abstaining group) did not demonstrate significant cardiac protection from alcohol, although they continued to exhibit a J-shaped relationship in which moderate drinkers were less likely (but not at a statistically significantly level of confidence) to suffer cardiac disease than lifelong abstainers. (wikipedia.org)
  • diabetes
  • Secondary diabetes is carbohydrate intolerance secondary to pancreatic disease, excess production of certain hormones (eg, growth hormone), use of certain drugs (eg, corticosteroids), insulin receptor abnormalities, and certain genetic disorders. (health.am)
  • These risk factors increase the risk for heart disease, diabetes, and stroke. (nyhq.org)
  • risk factors
  • With multivariate analysis that included the classic risk factors for coronary artery disease, elevated CRP serum level remained a statistically significant independent predictor of a blunted endothelial vasodilator capacity. (ahajournals.org)
  • patients
  • Background -Elevated C-reactive protein (CRP) serum levels, an exquisitely sensitive objective marker of inflammation, relate to long-term prognosis in patients with coronary artery disease and in apparently healthy men. (ahajournals.org)
  • Methods and Results -Endothelium-dependent (10 to 50 μg/min acetylcholine) and endothelium-independent (2 to 8 μg/min sodium nitroprusside) forearm blood flow responses were measured with venous occlusion plethysmography in 60 male patients with angiographically documented coronary artery disease. (ahajournals.org)
  • 2 3 4 Importantly, not only is the presence of systemic markers of inflammation associated with an unfavorable short-term prognosis in patients with acute coronary syndromes, 3 4 but also elevated CRP levels are related to long-term prognosis in patients with documented coronary artery disease 5 and in apparently healthy men. (ahajournals.org)
  • 11 Therefore, we tested the hypothesis that elevated CRP levels, an exquisitely sensitive objective marker of inflammation, are associated with an abnormal systemic endothelial vascular reactivity in patients with coronary artery disease. (ahajournals.org)
  • Twenty-six patients had stable angina, defined as angiographically documented coronary artery disease and stable effort angina for ≥3 months before forearm blood flow (FBF) measurements. (ahajournals.org)
  • All patients had documented coronary artery disease with identification of the culprit lesion on coronary angiography. (ahajournals.org)
  • infectious
  • Although the causes of death were varied, most of the deaths appeared to be either cardiovascular (e.g., heart failure, sudden death) or infectious (e.g., pneumonia) in nature. (nih.gov)
  • Jim Wilson , MD, a pediatrician and infectious disease expert with AscelBio and a SERMO correspondent, relating some of the breaking news to his peers comments on the expanded Ebola threat, "In this part of Africa , what we've noticed on satellite imagery is there's been a pattern of deforestation and encroachment of human beings on ecosystems that up until now has been fairly isolated. (bio-medicine.org)
  • For many environmental and social reasons, including crowded living and working conditions, inadequate sanitation, and disproportionate occupation as sex workers, the poor are more likely to be exposed to infectious diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Malnutrition, the immune system, and infectious diseases operate in a cyclical manner: infectious diseases have deleterious effects on nutritional status, and nutritional deficiencies can lower the strength of the immune system which affects the body's ability to resist infections. (wikipedia.org)
  • health
  • If public health officials can identify these individuals faster and stop them from spreading the disease, control and prevention of future outbreaks could be improved. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • The Party for Health Research (German: Partei für Gesundheitsforschung) is a political party in Germany that seeks to accelerate the development of effective drugs to counter age-related diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Ministry of Health sponsors regular vaccination campaigns against TB and other diseases such as hepatitis B. Bahrain is currently suffering from an obesity epidemic as 28.9% of all males and 38.2% of all females are classified as obese. (wikipedia.org)
  • Diseases of poverty is a term sometimes used to collectively describe diseases, disabilities, and health conditions that are more prevalent among the poor than among wealthier people. (wikipedia.org)
  • Blood
  • The company is recently expanding collaboration with Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. on diagnostic test technology, which involves blood tests identifying biomarkers of diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • specific
  • Presently, there are no specific human trials using PRP for degenerative disc disease. (blogspot.com)
  • The Proteasome and its subunits are of clinical significance for at least two reasons: (1) a compromised complex assembly or a dysfunctional proteasome can be associated with the underlying pathophysiology of specific diseases, and (2) they can be exploited as drug targets for therapeutic interventions. (wikipedia.org)
  • people
  • Deep breathing can be painful for some, such as people suffering from particular diseases or injuries resulting from trauma. (meerutreporter.com)
  • Clean water is necessary for cooking, cleaning, and laundry because many people come into contact with disease causing pathogens through their food, or while bathing or washing. (wikipedia.org)
  • development
  • Senescent cells affect tumour suppression, wound healing and possibly embryonic/placental development and a pathological role in age-related diseases. (wikipedia.org)