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John Hays of North Palm Beach benefited from the cutting-edge technology. Jodie Wagner   | Palm Beach Post PALM BEACH GARDENS – John Hays had his first heart attack at age 35. He had his second three decades later while mountain biking in Dyer Park. A former triathlete and grandfather of two, the 65-year-old North Palm Beach resident …

A new scientific statement published by The American Heart Association says discrimination is contributing to poorer heart health for LGBTQ adults. News Channel 3’s Caitlin Thropay met with a local doctor to find out more. According to the statement, “56% of LGBTQ adults and 70% of those who are transgender report experiencing some form of …

SINCE writing the last column the days have gone by in a series of highs and lows…sometimes within hours. The highest, the news that chemo is substantially reducing the tumours – the low that is has metastasized to the vertebrae but the chemo was hitting that too. The doctors weren’t too worried. Oh, good for …

Cardiovascular disease is the biggest cause of death in the world and a factor in COVID-19 mortality rates. Progress on heart disease is slowing in the United States. We need a system approach to build healthier communities that are less vulnerable to cardiovascular disease. As nations confront the coronavirus pandemic, cardiovascular disease (CVD) looms as …

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Doctors with St. David’s Medical Center are studying wearable technology to detect A-FIB, or atrial fibrillation, an irregular heartbeat that can lead to blood clots, stroke, heart failure and other heart-related complications. “It’s a one-stop shop that includes everything we want to treat patients with atrial fibrillation,” said Dr. Andrea Natale, executive …

Penny and Phil Davis have worked hard to get their businesses going. They work out of the same clinic in Cheshire. Phil set up as a sole trader four years ago, doing permanent make-up and medical tattooing. This year, he managed to turn a profit. Skin therapist Penny is director of her own limited company, …

I thought I know what to expect from Ingrid Persaud’s début novel, “Love After Love.” Going in, I had a few basic facts about the plot. Set in contemporary Trinidad, it tells the story of the relationship between a widow, her son, and their lodger, a gay man who, because of the social and political …

Westport, CT, June 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — BioSig Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: BSGM) (“BioSig” or the “Company”), a medical technology company commercializing a proprietary biomedical signal processing platform designed to improve signal fidelity and uncover the full range of ECG and intra-cardiac signals, today announced that two scientific sessions highlighting PURE EP(tm) System have been …

Image copyright Jon Winslow / Department of Inland Fisheries Image caption Loons have been known to defend their chicks against eagles As with global affairs, nature has its pecking order. And in a contest between the bald eagle, America’s national bird, and a common loon, which is featured on Canada’s dollar coin, few would bet …

Sedentary behaviors, poor sleep and questionable food choices are major contributors of chronic disease, including diabetes, anxiety, heart disease and many cancers. But what if we could prevent these through the power of smart technologies? In a new University of South Australia research project announced today and funded by $1,118,593 from the Medical Research Future …