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CV ADMISSIONS ON THE RISE IN AMERICANS WITH CANCER

The increase was seen across all cancer types, except prostate cancer, and hit those with hematologic cancers the hardest, according...

VIDEO: ASPC president discusses congress highlights and return to live meetings

VIDEO: ASPC PRESIDENT DISCUSSES CONGRESS HIGHLIGHTS AND RETURN TO LIVE MEETINGS

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - In this Healio video exclusive, the president of American Society for Preventive Cardiology discusses the return...

 
 
 
IRhythm snags FDA approval for AFib characterization algorithm used in Verily's wearable

IRHYTHM SNAGS FDA APPROVAL FOR AFIB CHARACTERIZATION ALGORITHM USED IN VERILY'S WEARABLE

Th FDA granted another 510 clearance to iRhythm Technologies for its AI-powered software system designed for use with Verily's irregular...

Top in cardiology: Cardiometabolic health worsens in US; dangers of smoking and masking

TOP IN CARDIOLOGY: CARDIOMETABOLIC HEALTH WORSENS IN US; DANGERS OF SMOKING AND MASKING

The prevalence of optimal cardiometabolic health among U.S. adults declined in the past 2 decades, and researchers found persistent...

 
 
 
Review: Cardiologists should ‘definitively be worried' about soil, water pollution

REVIEW: CARDIOLOGISTS SHOULD ‘DEFINITIVELY BE WORRIED' ABOUT SOIL, WATER POLLUTION

Heavy metals, pesticides and microplastics in the soil and water are not only environmental and ecological hazards, but they also warrant...

Convergence of medtech and health tech: Helping providers plan procedures and easing patient anxiety

CONVERGENCE OF MEDTECH AND HEALTH TECH: HELPING PROVIDERS PLAN PROCEDURES AND EASING PATIENT ANXIETY

A pediatric health system enlisting mixed reality and 3D printing technology illustrates how clinical collaboration and patient education...

 
 
 

SIT LESS, MOVE MORE FOR HEART HEALTH

People who sit for 8 or more hours each day are at increased risk for heart disease and dying early, while increasing physical activity...

NEW NATIONAL LIPID ASSOCIATION STATEMENT ON STATIN INTOLERANCE

The statement recommends strategies to help patients stay on statin medications and suggests alternatives that can be used in patients...

 
 
 
Back to Monkey Business

BACK TO MONKEY BUSINESS

Howler monkey Ramone returns to family at Roger Williams Park Zoo after successful Cummings School surgery

Top in cardiology: Metformin use in prediabetes; sleep apnea and CVD

TOP IN CARDIOLOGY: METFORMIN USE IN PREDIABETES; SLEEP APNEA AND CVD

In a recent study, researchers found no between-group differences in myocardial infarction, stroke or cardiovascular death among patients...

 
 
 

DAILY ASPIRIN REGIMEN MAY CAUSE BLEEDING

Millions of Americans take aspirin to prevent a first heart attack or stroke. Now, doctors are advising against it - especially for...

HYPERTENSIVE DISORDERS OF PREGNANCY LINKED TO CVD RISK LATER IN LIFE

In a recent study published in the Journal of American College of Cardiology, researchers evaluated the associations between hypertensive...

 
 
 
AHA: Investments, improvements in research critical for equity in women's heart health

AHA: INVESTMENTS, IMPROVEMENTS IN RESEARCH CRITICAL FOR EQUITY IN WOMEN'S HEART HEALTH

Clinicians and researchers must address pervasive gaps in knowledge and care delivery to reduce sex-based disparities and achieve equity...

Top in cardiology: Lipoprotein and AF risk; cardiovascular complications of COVID-19

TOP IN CARDIOLOGY: LIPOPROTEIN AND AF RISK; CARDIOVASCULAR COMPLICATIONS OF COVID-19

An analysis of U.K. Biobank data found that lipoprotein may impact atrial fibrillation risk. Researchers said the link was independent...

 
 
 

CLINICAL NURSE II - CARDIOLOGY ICU/PROGRESSIVE CARE UNIT - NEW PAVILION HUP - PT - ROTATING

PA-Philadelphia, Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting...

MEDTRONIC RECALLS TURBOHAWK DIRECTIONAL ATHERECTOMY SYSTEM

The catheter tip may break off or separate during use, which could lead to serious adverse events; the same issue led to the recall...

 
 
 

SILVER LINING EMERGES FOR EMBOLIC PROTECTION IN POST-TAVR STROKE

The Sentinel cerebral embolism protection device does not reduce overall stroke rates after TAVR, but it is associated with improved...

CTA SHOWS SAFETY EDGE VS CATH IN INTERMEDIATE-RISK CHEST PAIN

Those assigned to CT angiography vs invasive angiography fared at least as well for clinical outcomes but had far fewer procedure-related...

 
 
 

20 MINUTES OF DAILY EXERCISE TIED TO REDUCED CVD OVER 70

A new study looking at exercise 'trajectories' after age 65 shows that those who remain active over time have a lower risk for CVD...

GRACE SCORE OVERESTIMATES RISK IN ETHNIC MINORITIES WITH NSTEMI

The findings suggest the need to recalibrate the guideline-recommended risk score to better serve patients across all ethnic groups,...