Tori Rodriguez, MA, LPC

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Higher BMI Linked With Lower Mortality in Adult Congenital Heart Disease

Higher BMI Linked With Lower Mortality in Adult Congenital Heart Disease

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Higher BMI was associated with lower all-cause and cardiac mortality in adults with congenital heart disease, even after adjusting for age, defect complexity, cyanosis, and objective exercise capacity.

Internet-Based Lifestyle Counseling Reduces Hypertension, Improves CVD Risk

Internet-Based Lifestyle Counseling Reduces Hypertension, Improves CVD Risk

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Participants who received e-counseling had lower systolic blood pressure and pulse pressure at 12 months

Bococizumab Reduced Cardiovascular Events in High-Risk But Not Low-Risk Patients

Bococizumab Reduced Cardiovascular Events in High-Risk But Not Low-Risk Patients

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In the combined SPIRE trials, the mean change in LDL-C levels was −56.0% in the bococizumab group and +2.9% in the placebo group.

Acute Coronary Syndrome Risk Reduced With Pioglitazone in Insulin Resistance Post-Stroke

Acute Coronary Syndrome Risk Reduced With Pioglitazone in Insulin Resistance Post-Stroke

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Pioglitazone reduced the risk of acute coronary syndromes, including type 1 myocardial infarction.

Expert Q&A: Association Between Cytomegalovirus and CVD in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Expert Q&A: Association Between Cytomegalovirus and CVD in Rheumatoid Arthritis

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An interview with Florian Kern, PhD, from Brighton and Sussex Medical School in the UK, discussed the link between cytomegalovirus and cardiovascular disease in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.

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