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Life is Tenuous At Best

Atina the Amazing Malinois was trying to climb this tall tree that you see here. I looked where her gaze was riveted, and thus is what I saw: the back end of a raptor of some sort, white underside, soft, with enormous grasping talons. 1.052 kata lagi

The Link Between Depression and Coronary Heart Disease

Does being diagnosed with Major Depressive Disorder put us at risk for developing cardiovascular disease?

Recent clinical studies have shown that there is in fact a correlation between Major Depressive Disorder and Coronary Heart Disease. 271 kata lagi

Health And Wellness

Daily fresh fruit lowers heart death risk as much as statins - Telegraph

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Citing latest research at Oxford University, the Telegraph reports that eating a piece of fruit each day significantly lowers the risk of suffering a… 198 kata lagi


Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor (SSRI) Antidepressants do not Increase the Risk of Cardiovascular Problems

There is some controversy on whether antidepressants increase or reduce the risk of cardiovascular problems (myocardial infarction, stroke or transient ischemic attack, arrhythmia). To address this issue, … 120 kata lagi

Mental Illness

Molecular Signature of Acute Myocardial infarction

An Eric Topol tweet provided public access to a very interesting paper. Candidate genes from circulating endothelial cells were identified and comparison between AMI and healthy controls. 11 kata lagi

Are We Springing Forward to Death?: Daylight savings time and myocardial infarction

Tonight we will lose an hour of our lives when we observe Daylight Savings Time (DST).

Media reports suggest that DST, beyond robbing of us that nocturnal hour in the spring are also increasing our risk of heart attack (myocardial infarction or MI) and death. 471 kata lagi

Cardiovascular Disease

Myocardial Infarction CPG

Myocardial infarction CPG
( Malaysia CPG 2014)

Approach to a case of myocardial Infarction 

1. Confirm it is MI or not
Definition of myocardial infarction… 819 kata lagi