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Sexual Activity is Safe for Most Heart Patients

By on September 29, 2015 in Featured, National Health News with 0 Comments
Sexual Activity is Safe for Most Heart Patients

If you have stable cardiovascular disease, it is more than likely that you can safely engage in sexual activity, according to an American Heart Association scientific statement.

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Cardiologists Identify Mechanism Making Diabetic Heart Disease Worse

By on March 13, 2012 in Featured, Research & Education with 0 Comments
Cardiologists Identify Mechanism Making Diabetic Heart Disease Worse

Two cardiologists have uncovered how a specific protein’s previously unsuspected role contributes to the deterioration of heart muscle in patients with diabetes. Investigators in the mouse study at UT Southwestern Medical Center found a way to reverse the damage caused by this protein.

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