cardiovascular disease

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Currently, we know that obesity is associated with incident cardiovascular disease at a general population level.
The main outcome measures were first diagnosis of cardiovascular disease (myocardial infarction, coronary heart disease, stroke, and transient ischaemic attack) recorded in general practice records.
However, the exact mechanisms by which maternal obesity increases the risk of metabolic and cardiovascular disease in the offspring have not been established.
Cardiovascular diseases are the number-one cause of death for Americans, with coronary heart disease and stroke killing more than 650,000 people every year.
7 times more likely to have a medical claim for cardiovascular disease within 1 year of their diagnosis than were similaraged postmenopausal women without an index diagnosis of osteoporosis.
17 The Link Between Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease.
Possible benefits include reduced risk of cardiovascular disease, cancer, age-related macular degeneration and cataracts.
Discussions of reviewed and new data reaffirmed that evidence of causality between any organism and atherothrombotic disease is sufficient neither to establish antibiotic treatment guidelines nor to generate a public health strategy that incorporates infection into the cardiovascular disease paradigm.
There are several, controllable risk factors associated with the development of cardiovascular disease.
When adjusted for age, gender, body mass index, and prior cardiovascular disease, the association remains.
Chronic arsenic exposure has been associated with a wide range of illnesses including cancer, hyperkeratosis, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease (Engel et al.
None of the women had cardiovascular disease at the beginning of the study.
Where blacks were born, whether in the Northeast, the South or the Caribbean, appears to account for large differences in cardiovascular disease and death, according to a report being published today in The New England Journal of Medicine.
SAN DIEGO & MADRID, Spain -- Cytori Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CYTX) (FWB:XMPA) and Hospital Gregorio Maranon in Madrid, Spain treated the first patient in Cytori's randomized clinical trial investigating the safety and feasibility of adipose-derived stem and regenerative cells as a therapy for cardiovascular disease.
SAN ANTONIO -- Among patients with known cardiovascular disease, there is no J-shaped association between blood pressure and either future cardiovascular events or all-cause mortality, new data suggest.
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