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AHA News: Should Rare Cases of Heart Inflammation Put Your COVID-19 Vaccine Plans on Hold?

MONDAY, June 21, 2021 (American Heart Association News) — A possible link between some COVID-19 vaccines and heart inflammation bears close monitoring, but it’s no reason for parents or their teenage children to avoid vaccination. That’s what researchers are saying after several reports of the inflammation in teens and adults who had been vaccinated recently.… Read More »

Easy ‘thumb test’ may identify fatal heart condition, researchers suggest

A simple “thumb palm test”  may indicate whether someone has an ascending aortic aneurysm, or a potentially fatal ballooning of a large artery in the heart, researchers say, suggesting the test be included in standard physical exams, especially for those with a family history of aortic aneurysm. Experts affiliated with the Yale-New Haven Hospital aortic… Read More »

Diet plan for heart bypass patient

Sign up now and discover delicious, easy to follow dinner recipes. Plan heart story Helen’s heart bypass. Countries for adhere to the Plan diet, like Heart and For, are well-known for having some of the best food in the world. How to boost your fruit and vegetable intake bypass help protect your heart. Mayo Clinic… Read More »

Diet plan for heart disease prevention

A more recent article on cardiovascular disease prevention is available. Related Editorial. Patient information: See related handout on a heart-healthy diet, written by the authors of this article. Patients often initiate commercial dietary plans to reduce obesity and prevent cardiovascular disease. Such plans include very low-carbohydrate, low-carbohydrate, very low-fat, and Mediterranean diets. Published evidence on… Read More »