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Month: May 2021

AHA News: College Kid Couldn’t Shake Headache – Until Other Symptoms Revealed a Stroke

Latest Heart News THURSDAY, May 27, 2021 (American Heart Association News) Soon after turning 21, Jacob York and his buddies from the University of Missouri were in Miami Beach, Florida, for spring break. They spent their days by the shore…

DVT (Deep Vein Thrombosis) During Pregnancy

Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) during pregnancy definitions and facts During pregnancy, factors that increase the risk of developing DVT include varicose veins, diabetes multiple gestations, and more. The most common type of venous thromboembolism (VTE) is deep vein thrombosis (DVT),…

Is 120 Over 60 a Good Blood Pressure Reading?

A blood pressure reading of 120 over 60 is an example of isolated diastolic hypotension Most people are concerned about high blood pressure (hypertension) because it’s a known risk factor for heart disease. However, low blood pressure (hypotension) is also…

Birth Order, Family Size May Affect Heart Health

Latest Heart News WEDNESDAY, May 26, 2021 (HealthDay News) It’s known that genetics and lifestyle can affect your heart health. Now, researchers say, your birth order and family size may also have an impact. A new Swedish study found that…

Must Know Tips BEFORE You Go To Disneyland

Disneyland and Disney California Adventure is finally reopened after over a year of closures due to the pandemic. Disneyland was CLOSED for OVER.A.YEAR. (It still seems unreal even though we lived through it, right?) I went to Disneyland and Disney’s…

AHA News: Woman’s Frozen Face, Garbled Speech During Zoom Call Were Signs of a Stroke

Latest Heart News TUESDAY, May 25, 2021 (American Heart Association News) At the start of the pandemic in March 2020, Dorothy Farris organized “Cocktails and Conversation,” a weekly hourlong Zoom session with a group of old friends. Thursdays from 5-6…

AHA News: Link Between Depression and Heart Disease Cuts Both Ways

Latest Heart News TUESDAY, May 25, 2021 (American Heart Association News) The day 23-year-old Jordan Chaffiotte was discharged from the hospital following her successful open-heart surgery should have been a happy one. A cause for celebration. Instead, she found herself…

What Causes Low Diastolic Blood Pressure?

A decrease in your diastolic blood pressure (DBP) probably represents age-related stiffening of the arteries. Blood vessels get stiff and narrow with age. They do not recoil as they should when the blood column tries to pass through. Therefore, blood…

Fat Around Your Heart Is Especially Deadly

Latest Heart News TUESDAY, May 25, 2021 Too much fat around your heart could increase your risk of heart failure, especially if you’re a woman, researchers warn. They looked at nearly 7,000 45- to 84-year-olds across the United States who…

Heart Issue Spotted in a Few Young COVID Vaccine Recipients; Experts Say Shots Still Needed

Latest Heart News By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, May 24, 2021 (HealthDay News) A small number of teens and young adults have experienced heart inflammation after receiving mRNA COVID-19 vaccines produced by Pfizer and Moderna, the U.S. Centers for…