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Artery Disease Treatment Research: New Drug Could Help Prevent Artery Disease in High-risk Patients

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(SOURCE: UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI-COLUMBIA) – A recent study by researchers at the University of Missouri School of Medicine has shown that a protein inhibitor drug prevents these blockages, and could be a new therapeutic approach to prevent heart attack, stroke and other diseases caused by blocked blood vessels. According to the American Heart Association, approximately 2,200 Americans […]

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Patients Taking Statins May Survive Longer Following Cardiac Arrest

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(AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION) According to a recent press release, patients who have been taking statins are likely to survive longer after a cardiac arrest than those who are not taking them, according to research from Taiwan researchers presented during the Resuscitation Science Symposium at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2016.