Dr S Indu Nair, Senior Consultant – Neonatology and Paediatrics, Kinder Women’s Hospital and Fertility Clinic, Bengaluru It’s not an easy situation to deal with when your child is diagnosed with heart abnormalities. It’s stressful when you think about it and you can feel angry, depressed or guilty. However, understandingRead More →

Heart failure patients consuming more plant-based omega-3 fatty acids had better clinical outcomes. (Journal of the American College of Cardiology) Serial measurements of high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T revealed cardiovascular risk in heart attack survivors in the IMPROVE-IT trial. (JAMA Cardiology) Cedars-Sinai highlights research showing that heart attack deaths have increasedRead More →

Eliminating two preventable diseases disproportionately affecting Indigenous communities will be the focus of a new partnership between the nation’s Indigenous-controlled health industry and BHP. BHP revealed on Monday that it would inject $9.7 million over three years into a program run by the National Aboriginal Community-Controlled Health Organization targeting rheumaticRead More →

Hartford — For baby Ellis Schwartz-Mosca and her parents Alyse and Mike, it was a very special day at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. The hospital this week unveiled its new pediatric hybrid catheterization lab and operating room, which enables surgery, interventional cardiology and radiology in one location. The new spaceRead More →

Researchers at Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, have discovered a blood test for pregnant women that uses artificial intelligence and genetic-related biomarkers to accurately detect congenital heart defects in the fetus long before birth. “We know that when congenital heart defects are diagnosed early – ideally before birth – outcomes canRead More →

Sharon Osbourne talked about her husband ozy‘s diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease. ozy was first diagnosed with the neurological disorder in 2003, but the legendary singer didn’t reveal he had the condition until a January 2020 appearance on “Hello America”. Sharon was asked about the effect her husband’s diagnosis had onRead More →

Dr Himanshu Patel. Courtesy of University of Michigan Health-West A team of surgeons celebrates the opening of a second cardiovascular surgery clinic in Grand Rapids. The West Michigan Cardiovascular Network, a joint operating agreement between Trinity Health Muskegon, Trinity Health Saint Mary’s and University of Michigan Health-West (UMH-West), will nowRead More →

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — After being the largest metropolitan city in the nation with only one option for open-heart surgery, patients in the Grand Rapids area will now have another choice for their cardiovascular care. The Western Michigan Cardiovascular Network, consisting of Trinity Health St. Mary’s. Trinity Health Muskegon andRead More →

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA: Jimmy Kimmel’s son underwent multiple procedures, including open-heart surgery when he was just three days old. However, five-year-old Billy seems to have little to no interest in learning more about his operations, Kimmel reveals. ADVERTISING While attending the 2022 Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Gala with his wifeRead More →

Sanofi Genzyme wanted to reach hematologists; specialist physicians most likely to encounter patients with Gaucher disease prior to diagnosis. The problem? Gaucher disease is considered very rare and its symptoms are often misdiagnosed. The brief Sanofi Genzyme wanted to reach hematologists; specialist physicians most likely to encounter patients with GaucherRead More →

HOUSTON – Dima Kourdie is a flight attendant instructor. When you think of the most terrifying emergencies, she’s prepared: emergency evacuations, in-flight fires, heart attacks, and more. She is prepared for many emergencies, but she was unprepared for cancer at just 21 years old. “I felt sorry for myself. IRead More →

The COVID-19 pandemic is changing our lives in unprecedented ways. Given the lack of safe and effective vaccines or proven treatments for COVID-19, our main strategy in the fight against the pandemic is to adhere to the basic prevention formula of social distancing, wear face masks, avoid crowds and washRead More →