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Washington DC [USA], May 27 (ANI): A study conducted in Sweden has highlighted that those men who were mildly overweight around the age of 18 were more likely to develop cardiomyopathy in adulthood, a rare heart muscle condition that can cause heart failure.
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Washington DC [USA], May 26 (ANI): A new study discovered that heart patients who consume more dietary fibre tend to have healthier gut bacteria, which is associated with reduced risk of death or need of a heart transplant.
Washington D.C [U.S.A], May 26 (ANI): According to a recent study it has been found that patients with a stable heart can easily be cured if they decrease the consumption of Diuretics, a relief drug for patients with heart failure.
Washington [USA], May 26 (ANI): A new study has found that less than 10 per cent of lonely patients with heart failure follow the recommendation on salt and fluid restriction, daily weighing and physical activity.
Washington [USA], May 26 (ANI): Elderly patients with heart failure often miss their medicines or take a lower dose than the prescribed one which can worsen their condition. However, weekly pharmacy visits can improve adherence to medications and quality of life, a study has shown.
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Washington DC [USA], May 16 (ANI): Genetic incompatibility may be the reason why many kidney transplants fail, even when donors and recipients are thought to be well-matched, a recent study has observed.
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Washington DC [USA], May 12 (ANI): A new therapy called 'His bundle' pacing that engages and restores the heart's natural physiology could pave the way for more treatment options for heart failure patients who also suffer from electrical disturbances, according to a pilot study.
Washington D.C [U.S.A], May 11 (ANI): DASH (Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension) diet proven to have beneficial effects on high blood pressure may also reduce the risk of developing heart failure by almost half in people under 75 years, according to research.
Washington DC [USA], May 6 (ANI): Scientists have debunked myths about heart failure and have highlighted that there is low awareness of heart failure among patients as per a survey.
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Washington D.C. [USA], May 4 (ANI): Researchers suggest that physical activity improves mental action in heart failure patients, further improving quality and length of their life.
Washington D.C. [USA], May 1 (ANI): A drug used to treat erectile dysfunction (inability to get and keep an erection firm to have sexual intercourse) can slow down or even reverse the progression of heart failure, claim researchers.
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Washington D.C [U.S.A], Apr 25 (ANI): Use of low dose blood thinner could effectively bring down the heart failure risks, found a new study.