Tag Archives: Heart

National Peanut Day 2020: From Weight Loss to Good Heart Health, Here Are Five Reasons to Have This Legume

National Peanut Day 2020 is observed annually on September 13 in the United States of America. This event is celebrated to enjoy crunchy peanuts. They grow underground like potatoes. Most people perceive peanuts as nuts. However, they are a legume which can be related to lentils and beans. Peanuts originated in South America around 3,500 years… Read More »

Optimal diets to prevent heart disease.

Millions of readers rely on HelpGuide for free, evidence-based resources to understand and navigate mental health challenges. Please donate today to help us protect, support, and save lives. Heart disease is the leading killer of men and women—and claims more lives than all forms of cancer combined. Being diagnosed with cardiovascular disease can also take… Read More »

Thousands of clinical trials to find drugs for cancer and heart disease have stopped due to Covid-19

Thousands of clinical trials to find life-saving drugs and therapies for cancer and heart disease have been stopped because of Covid-19, scientists warn Seven in ten NHS research projects have been affected by the pandemic One in ten – 1,500 – have stopped entirely, including clinical trials Charities for both major and rare diseases would… Read More »

Hospitals saw fewer heart attacks and strokes as the coronavirus pandemic struck — and nobody knows why

Science Photo Library | Getty Images Covid-19 patients might have been flooding into emergency departments in the spring, particularly in states like New York. But for everything else — heart attacks, strokes and other kinds of emergencies — the numbers were down for many hospitals across the country.  A new study collating data from five… Read More »

Salt in diet for heart

Should you be cooking with coconut oil? A registered dietitian can provide in-depth personalized nutrition education, tailor these general guidelines to meet your needs, and help you begin a personal action plan. If you can lower your intake little by little each day, you can reduce blood pressure. Why are you playing this game? The… Read More »

Having Heart Symptoms? Don’t Delay Care During Pandemic

MONDAY, May 4, 2020 — The coronavirus pandemic shouldn’t stop people with heart problems from seeking medical care, experts say. “Either call your doctor or come to the emergency department. Don’t take chances with heart disease,” said Dr. Sam Torbati, co-director of the emergency department at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. “We are very… Read More »