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Bring the pressure down: new pill reduces hypertension

15 August, 2018

A new three-in-one pill to reduce high blood pressure could change the way hypertension is treated globally.

New arrhythmia guidelines released

02 August, 2018

In the past decade, deaths from atrial fibrillation — the major cause of stroke — have increased by 82%. New guidelines seek to counter this.

Adrenaline risk for cardiac patients

25 July, 2018

Adrenaline doubles the risk of severe brain damage in cardiac arrest patients and only increases their chance of survival by 1%.

Marriage wards off heart disease

29 June, 2018

Marriage may protect against the development of heart disease/stroke, as well as influence who is more likely to die of it.

Open heart surgery impacts Vit D levels

15 March, 2018

A vitamin D deficiency is associated with an increased risk of heart attacks, strokes, congestive heart failure and other cardiovascular conditions.

Sex post-heart attack: it's time to talk

16 February, 2018

The Heart Foundation is encouraging health professionals to talk to heart attack survivors about sex and intimacy.

Your coffee addiction is safe — but ditch the cake

23 November, 2017

Moderate coffee drinking "more likely to benefit health than to harm it", say experts.

High blood pressure the culprit behind common heart valve disorder

20 October, 2017

The discovery could have major implications for patient treatment.

Remain on aspirin to avoid repeat heart attack, stroke

02 October, 2017

Heart attack and stroke victims who cease low-dose, long-term aspiring treatment are at increased risk of a repeat event.

1 in 12 deaths could be avoided with regular exercise

30 September, 2017

Any type of physical activity, done regularly, significantly reduces the risk of death from cardiovascular disease.

Heart attack evaluations reducing testing, costs

06 September, 2017

Emergency departments and patients alike have benefited from processes introduced in recent years.

The stent tech-race against heart attack

17 January, 2017 by Professor Peter Barlis

When it comes to the tiny scaffold-like stents inserted to unblock the clogged arteries of heart disease patients, the stakes couldn't be higher.

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21 September, 2016 by AHHB

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Understanding the variables that determine ABHR efficacy

21 September, 2016 by AHHB

Author: Christine Claighen, Regulatory and Scientific Manager, GOJO Australasia

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