Order Number The diagnosis of heart failure is increasing throughout the world. It is a serious condition that severely impacts quality of life. Patients with heart failure have difficult or labored breathing; are fatigued; have lung congestion and fluid retention. They frequently require hospitalisation for their condition. New and better medications are needed to treat
This study is looking for volunteers with hyperlipidemia who are also statin intolerant.
Url There are 3 kinds of fats (lipids) that circulate in our blood: triglyceride, good cholesterol, and bad cholesterol. Hyperlipidemia is a condition that occurs when blood levels of triglyceride or bad cholesterol (or both) are too high. Hyperlipidemia increases your risk for heart disease, heart attack, stroke and other health problems. While some people
This clinical research study is looking at the safety and effectiveness of an investigational medication option for people with heart failure.
This clinical research study is looking at the safety and effectiveness of an investigational medication for people with heart failure.
Chances are you’ve heard conflicting information about dietary fats. Take butter, for instance. Butter was once in everyone’s bad books. It was so bad for us, in fact, that margarine was the recommended substitute for people trying to avoid saturated fats. Margarine has since been called “deadly” for health, while butter appears to be making
According to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, adults should get at least 150 minutes of moderate to vigorous physical activity per week. That means getting active—in spurts of ten minutes or more—on most days of the week. Not only can physical activity dramatically reduce stress levels, boost energy, and improve the quality of your sleep
According to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, about one in five Canadians have hypertension, or high blood pressure. Even more worrisome is the fact that millions more Canadians have something called prehypertension, a condition in which blood pressure levels are higher than normal, but not high enough to be diagnosed. Whether you have high blood
In Canada, an estimated 7.5 million people live with hypertension, or high blood pressure. Though high blood pressure is very common, easy to diagnose, and treatable, many people don’t even know they have it. It rarely has symptoms. But when left untreated, it can do damage to the arteries and increase your risk of developing
If something was wrong with your heart, would you know? Unfortunately, not all heart problems come with clearly recognizable symptoms. Though you might think of someone clutching their chest before they drop to the floor—like in a movie—it doesn’t always happen that way. In fact, heart-related symptoms don’t even necessarily manifest in the chest. If