Recent research shows that eating 42.5 grams of almonds each day may help reduce healthcare costs associated with cardiovascular disease.
The patient, David Bennett, had been deemed ineligible for human transplant — a decision that is often taken when the recipient has very poor underlying health. He is now recovering and being carefully monitored to determine how the new organ performs.
According to the research, every 2,000 steps walked reduced the risk of premature death incrementally by eight per cent to 11 per cent, up to approximately 10,000 steps a day.
Emotional health is a no.1 priority for better heart health. Negative emotions and thoughts stimulate the flight and fight response which results in the production of cortisol.
The results of the study, published in the journal JAMA Cardiology, are based on analysis of data from five large heart studies from diverse populations.
Stress while driving is a risk factor for the development of cardiovascular disease and sudden cardiac complications such as heart attack but now researchers have found that listening to music while driving can reduce cardiac stress.
Women with cardiovascular problems need flexible options that fit their busy schedules.
Just half an hour of morning walk can help heart bypass surgery patients get a sound sleep at night says a study.
"Strong emotions can induce heart attacks and our study indicates that losing a home game can affect supporters," said study author Dr Lukasz Kuzma of the Medical University of Bialystok in Poland.
The 47-year-old went for checks after feeling unwell around lunchtime, with The Australian newspaper saying it was a heart issue but not serious. "I only heard it a minute ago," Australian skipper Pat Cummins said in a press conference after the third day's play.