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Peripheral arterial disease and systematic detection of circulating tumor cells: rationale and design of the DETECTOR prospective cohort study

https://bmccardiovascdisord.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12872-019-1193-1

Smoking is a strong risk factor for cancer and atherosclerosis. Cancer mortality, especially from lung cancer, overtakes cardiovascular (CV) death rate in patients with peripheral arterial disease (PAD). Only … Read the rest

Ambrosia Systems Brings Freestyle Readings to Your Apple Watch

https://www.diabetesdaily.com/blog/ambrosia-systems-brings-freestyle-readings-to-your-apple-watch-632062/

Have you ever wished to have the glucose readings from your Freestyle Libre continuous glucose monitor (CGM) displayed directly on your smartwatch? Ambrosia Systems is a company focused on … Read the rest

Do tea bags benefit eye health?

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/326300.php

Many people believe that placing tea bags on the eyes reduces dark circles and helps treat minor ailments. Learn more about tea bags for eyes in this article.

More Evidence That Soft Drink Consumption Is Associated with Mortality

https://www.jwatch.org/na49864/2019/09/12/more-evidence-soft-drink-consumption-associated-with

Associations were found for both sugar-sweetened and artificially sweetened drinks.

What to know about cataract surgery

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/326346.php

Cataracts are cloudy areas that develop on the lens of the eye. They can affect a person’s vision. Surgery is currently the only way to remove cataracts and restore … Read the rest

Remodeling unhealthful gut microbiomes to fight disease

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/08/190826092320.htm

You are what you eat — right down to the microbiome living in your gut. Today, scientists will report the development of molecules that can change, or remodel, unhealthful … Read the rest

What ways are there to measure body fat?

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/326331.php

There are various ways to measure the percentage of body fat, and some are more high tech than others. In this article, we describe the range of methods, include … Read the rest

Malignant MVP

https://johnsonfrancis.org/professional/malignant-mvp/

Malignant MVP (Mitral Valve Prolapse)

Various terms like “Malignant bileaflet mitral valve prolapse syndrome” [1] and “Arrhythmic mitral valve prolapse”[2] and “malignant arrhythmic MVP”[3] have been used to describe … Read the rest

Apolipoprotein E gene polymorphism and the risk of cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes

https://bmccardiovascdisord.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12872-019-1194-0

The role of apolipoprotein E gene (APOE) in lipid metabolism has been well established, and APOE is associated with the risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and diabetes mellitus (DM). … Read the rest

Healthy foods more important than type of diet to reduce heart disease risk

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/08/190828115238.htm

Researchers examined the effects of three healthy diets emphasizing different macronutrients — carbohydrates, proteins, or unsaturated fats — on a biomarker that directly reflects heart injury.