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Classical Music Could Reduce Risk of Heart Disease, Study Suggests
Health & Wellness  (tags: 1813 1901 [lc], classical music, giuseppe, heart, health, oxford university, slow movements, verdi )

- 170 days ago -
Slow classical music can help lower blood pressure. Researchers found that compositions with a repeated 10-second rhythm - found particularly in works by Verdi - could coincide exactly with changes in blood pressure that reduce the heart rate.
A Photographer Took 12 Stunning Pictures to Capture How Depression and Anxiety Can Feel
Health & Wellness  (tags: depression, Depression Awareness, anxiety, Anxiety and mood, Mood disorders, Mental health, mental illness, photos, art, anxious, heart )

- 189 days ago -
Anxiety and depression are fairly prevalent. And yet it can be hard to explain depression and anxiety to someone who has never experienced those things. That's why Katie Joy Crawford created a photo series she calls "My Anxious Heart."
Saving a Muslim Child's Heart
Health & Wellness  (tags: Israel, children, pediatrics, paediatrics, heart, surgery, death, healthcare, medicine, safety, treatment )

- 445 days ago -
Dr. Lior Sasson operates on children from Angola to Zanzibar who otherwise would not have the medical care they need.
Fostering a Dog: It's Good for Your Heart and Your Wallet
Health & Wellness  (tags: fostering, dogs, heart, health, wallet )

- 589 days ago -
Twenty thousand dollars is a lot of money. It could be a down payment on a home. It could pay off the lion's share of an average college graduate's student loan debt. Or it could buy you a whole lot of cute.
A Heart Of Gold: Researchers Use Gold Particles To Heal Heart Tissue
Health & Wellness  (tags: heart, nanofibers, srael )

- 845 days ago -
Scientists at Tel Aviv University may have found a new method to restore heart function with the use of gold nanofibers in engineered heart tissue, not only optimizing circulation but literally engineering a heart of gold.
A 'Watch' That Stops Unnecessary Heart Attack Deaths
Health & Wellness  (tags: Israel, heart, disease, health, healthcare, prevention, protection, research, warning )

- 912 days ago -
About half of all people at risk of death from heart attacks could gain the chance to live, once Israeli entrepreneur Leon Eisen's new Oxitone device goes to market in about 18 months. Using two optical sensors, and another special high-tech tool, he
Promising New Drug Target Discovered for Treatment and Prevention of Heart Failure
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, drugs, disease, heart, prevention, research, study, treatment, protection, science, medicine )

- 1188 days ago -
A promising new drug target for the treatment and prevention of heart failure has been discovered by researchers at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, NY, US.
Tell Progresso to Stop Using BPA -- a Chemical That Has Been Linked to Cancer and Obesity -- in Its Soup Cans.
Health & Wellness  (tags: Progresso, soup, cans, bisphenol, BPA, Scientists, cancer, obesity, diabetes, heart, diseasefood, illness, prevention )

- 1248 days ago -
Progresso lines its soup cans with bisphenol A, or BPA. Scientists have long warned of BPA's link to cancer, but a new study has found that it's related to obesity and diabetes as well.
American Heart Association ACTION Signup US
Health & Wellness  (tags: prevention, health, family, children, protection, heart, stroke, US )

- 1273 days ago -
You don't have to be a doctor to save lives - just an advocate with the American Heart Association willing speak out to lawmakers about our nation's No. 1 and No. 4 killers, heart disease and stroke . With just a few clicks, you can make a big difference
Heart Attack With No Chest Pain More Likely in Women
Health & Wellness  (tags: Heart, attack, with, no chest, pain, more, likely, in women )

- 1375 days ago -
HEART ATTACKS: Those symptoms, or lack of symptoms, can result in delayed medical care and differences in treatment that might in turn help explain why women in the study were also more likely to die of their heart attacks. (Photo: jupiterimages)
Why Women Should Stop Their Cholesterol Lowering Medication
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, statins, heart, research, risks, cholesterol )

- 1390 days ago -
If you are a post-menopausal women with high cholesterol, your doctor will almost certainly recommend cholesterol lowering medication or statins. And it just might kill you.
Seven Tips to Fix Your Cholesterol Without Medication
Health & Wellness  (tags: statins, heart, research, risks, cholesterol, big pharma )

- 1391 days ago -
At best this new "super cholesterol" drug by will lower cholesterol numbers without killing too many people while increasing health care costs by billions of dollars as millions of new prescriptions are written for this new "super cholesterol drug.
Heart Stop Beating: A Body Without A Pulse
Health & Wellness  (tags: VDO, Heart, Stop, Beating, A Body, Without, A Pulse )

- 1402 days ago -
Heart Stop Beating is the story of Billy Cohn & Bud Frazier, two visionary doctors from the Texas Heart Institute, who in March of 2011 successfully replaced a dying man's heart with a 'continuous flow' device they developed, proving that life was possib
Loss of Loved One Ups Heart Attack Risk
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, Loss, of, loved, one, ups, heart, attack, risk )

- 1403 days ago -
Washington, Jan 10 : Heart attack risk rises by approximately 21 times in the first 24 hours after losing a loved one, researchers say.
Italian Man With Two Hearts Suffers a Double Heart Attack - and Lives!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Italian man, with two, hearts, suffers a, double, heart, attack, lives! )

- 1408 days ago -
A 71-year-old man arrived at an Italian hospital two years ago with symptoms typical of someone experiencing heart trouble. He was short of breath. He was sweating profusely. And his blood pressure was low. But when doctors took a closer look, they

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