The 12th annual Spirit of the Heart Virtual Awards Gala & Fundraiser, to be conducted as a virtual event on Saturday, October 16th, from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM EST, provides an opportunity for individuals to support the efforts of the ABC to remove barriers to optimal heart health in minority populations.
Increase in risk for incident cardiovascular disease reaches clinical significance approximately 10 years from first exposure.
Significant associations seen for functional iron deficiency with coronary heart disease, cardiovascular mortality, all-cause mortality.
Emerging data demonstrate that iron is an important regulator of FGF23.
No associations observed in large study of middle-aged, postmenopausal Korean women.
Even occasional physical activity was linked to a decreased risk for death from any cause, investigators reported.
The updated USPSTF aspirin for preeclampsia prevention recommendation is strengthened by new safety data but gaps in implementation remain.
At age 55 years, remaining lifetime risk of diabetes in the high genetic risk group was 23.5 percent for those in ideal cardiovascular health.
The removal of the contraindication to screen for hypersensitivity to blood and blood products is expected to improve workflow efficiency for health care professionals.
Researchers compared cardiovascular risk among patients with gout who received treatment with allopurinol vs benzbromarone.