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Top 8 "best of the best" Heart Healthy Foods - DietKart.com

Top 8 "best of the best" Heart Healthy Foods - DietKart.com | The heart | Scoop.it

Given below is a list oftop 8 heart-healthy foods.  The foods listed here protects your heart and blood vessels and you can easily bring these heart-healthy foods into your daily meals.

Read here: http://www.academia.edu/4163214/Top_8_best_of_the_best_Heart_Healthy_Foods_-_DietKart.com


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In order to lower our risk for a heart attack and in order to protect our heart and blood vessels, we should eat heart-healthy foods as:

1.Strawberries 2. Blueberries 3. Onions4. Spinach 5.Oatmeal 6. Salmon
7. Edamame beans 8. Walnuts A heart-healthy diet can reduce ourrisk of heart disease or stroke by 80%!

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Given below is a list of top 8 heart-healthy foods.  The foods listed here protects your heart and blood vessels and you can easily bring these heart-healthy foods into your daily meals.

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Inadequate sleep predicts risk of heart disease, diabetes in obese adolescents

Inadequate sleep predicts risk of heart disease, diabetes in obese adolescents | The heart | Scoop.it
Obese adolescents not getting enough sleep? A study in today's The Journal of Pediatrics, shows they could be increasing their risk for developing diabetes, heart disease and stroke.

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Researchers are trining to find out if lack of sleepand obesity causes cardiovascular and metabolic diseases in adults and young children. 

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Study: Stronger kids have less risk of diabetes, heart disease - Midland Daily News

Study: Stronger kids have less risk of diabetes, heart disease - Midland Daily News | The heart | Scoop.it
Study: Stronger kids have less risk of diabetes, heart disease Midland Daily News Adolescents with stronger muscles have a lower risk of heart disease and diabetes, according to a new study that examined the influence of muscle strength in sixth...
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Tiny pump shrinks heart surgery - The Tennessean

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Tiny pump shrinks heart surgery
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A pump the size of a golf ball is giving heart failure patients a second chance at life with lower odds of surgical complications.
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A new device called the HeartWare HVAD when heart is in failure it takes over the work of the left ventricle of the heart, which pumps oxygen-rich blood into the aorta and throughout the body.

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Ask Dr. K: During heart attack, restoring blood flow is critical - Dalles Chronicle

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Ask Dr. K: During heart attack, restoring blood flow is critical
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DEAR DOCTOR K: My husband recently had a heart attack. Fortunately, he's doing well. But I'd like to understand better what happens to the heart during a heart attack.
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Explanatoin on what it is exactly a heart attack. why it happens and what is the procedure treatment after a heart attack.

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Breastfeeding may protect against heart disease: study - New York Daily News

Breastfeeding may protect against heart disease: study - New York Daily News | The heart | Scoop.it
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Breastfeeding may protect against heart disease: study
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Breastfeeding may protect against heart disease: study.
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Studies show that breastfeeding may reduce a major risk factor for heart  disease well into adulthood.

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Stony Brook Hospital doctors save pregnant Long Island woman, baby with risky ... - New York Daily News

Stony Brook Hospital doctors save pregnant Long Island woman, baby with risky ... - New York Daily News | The heart | Scoop.it
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Stony Brook Hospital doctors save pregnant Long Island woman, baby with risky ...
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At times, her heart would race. "I thought it was just from the pregnancy," Savino said — until the day she coughed up blood.
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A story of a woman who had a heart surgery during her pregnancy and all when well. Heart surgeries or other treatments are very dangerous for the woman and the fetus, they are both at risk, but sometimes there is no choice and they have to take the chance and hope for good.

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Family waits in hope for donor heart - Greenville News

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Family waits in hope for donor heart
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Though it seems impossible that it could happen to such a small child, Natalie's heart is failing. And only through the gift of a new one will she survive.
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People who donor their heart (or any other organ) can save another person life!  but the problem is that there is not enough donors.

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TechKnow - Heart in a box

We investigate a new device that allows hearts and other organs to live outside the body.
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Watch only the first 10 minuets. A presentation of a device that aloows the hearts to stay a live outside the human body. amazing!

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As more young people suffer from heart attacks, doctors examine symptoms - Memphis Commercial Appeal

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As more young people suffer from heart attacks, doctors examine symptoms
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Heart attacks can also happen to young and healthy people

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Anatomy of the Heart

http://www.handwrittentutorials.com - This tutorial explores the gross anatomy of the heart. It covers the chambers, vessels and valves of the heart. For mor...
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Heart Anatomy

A Doctor walks you through an animated video about the amazing human heart.
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Anatomy of the heart - the blood flow in and out of the heart

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Coffee-Drinking 'Can Cut Diabetes Risk'

Coffee-Drinking 'Can Cut Diabetes Risk' | The heart | Scoop.it
Drinking more coffee could lead to an "immediate" reduction in diabetes risk, research has found. (#HeartNews How many cups of #coffee have you had this morning? It could be good for you....
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People who are drinking three cups of coffee or more, are less likely to develop Type 2 diabetes.

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TAVI will surpass heart surgery for aortic valve replacement

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TAVI will surpass heart surgery for aortic valve replacement. ... TAVI will surpass heart surgery for aortic valve replacement.

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 There is another solution for  heart faliure than a total heart surgical replacement - the TAVI valves ,they are Newer valves,  more easily implanted and has a lowered risk of vascular injury.

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New heart procedure helps avoid open-heart surgery - CBC.ca

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CBC.caNew heart procedure helps avoid open-heart surgeryCBC.caPeople who need a heart valve replaced may no longer have to undergo open-heart surgery, because a simpler procedure available in other parts of Canada has come to Nova Scotia.

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There is a heart procedure that can be done to avoid open heart surgery. It is possible to put in a new heart valve and it takes only a small incision.

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Marijuana use may lead to heart complications, death, study says - Fox News

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LiveScience.com Marijuana use may lead to heart complications, death, study says Fox News For young and middle-aged adults, marijuana use may lead to cardiovascular complications, according to a new study published in the Journal of the American...
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Researches found out that people who use marijuana are at bigger risk of getting heart problems and cardiovascular effects.

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IU Health and Vitality: Iron and heart disease, animal memory, and yoga tips - IU Bloomington Newsroom

IU Health and Vitality: Iron and heart disease, animal memory, and yoga tips - IU Bloomington Newsroom | The heart | Scoop.it
IU Health and Vitality: Iron and heart disease, animal memory, and yoga tips IU Bloomington Newsroom A new study from the Indiana University School of Public Health-Bloomington has bolstered the link between red meat consumption and heart disease...
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A study found that eating red meat is bad for the heart. iron is good for the body, but it is better to get the iron from vegetable sources, including iron supplements,but not so with iron from meat sources.

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Can a broken heart kill you? Absolutely - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

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Can a broken heart kill you? Absolutely
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As a result, the patient may develop the typical signs of heart failure, such as a heaviness in the chest, shortness of breath, arm pain and sweating.
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"The broken heart syndrome" - it is know now that there is such a thing. Losing a loved one doubles the risk of heart failure or stroke. The risk of a heart attack is highest in the first month after a bereavement. stress,depression and sadness influence our physiological system.

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Calcium Score Predicts Future Heart Disease | Cooking with Kathy ...

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With growing evidence that a measurement of the buildup of calcium in coronary arteries can predict heart disease risk, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute (LA BioMed) researchers found that the process of “calcium ...
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Another cause for mal heart function- the effect of calcium in the arteries on the heart function.

 People with a calcium scoring (especially with high calcium scoring) are at risks for heart disease.

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Cardiologist touts 'new tool' in treatment of high-risk heart patients - Monitor

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Cardiologist touts 'new tool' in treatment of high-risk heart patients
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Dr. Charles Mild, right, performed a new procedure that will be used to treat high-risk heart patients at Valley Baptist Medical Center in Harlingen.
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A device that helps the blood and oxygen in the vessels to continue flowing to the heart when there is a problem in the bloׯd flow, that way the heart will continue to function properly.

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Top 8 "best of the best" Heart Healthy Foods - DietKart.com

Top 8 "best of the best" Heart Healthy Foods - DietKart.com | The heart | Scoop.it

Given below is a list oftop 8 heart-healthy foods.  The foods listed here protects your heart and blood vessels and you can easily bring these heart-healthy foods into your daily meals.

Read here: http://www.academia.edu/4163214/Top_8_best_of_the_best_Heart_Healthy_Foods_-_DietKart.com


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In order to lower our risk for a heart attack and in order to protect our heart and blood vessels, we should eat heart-healthy foods as:

1.Strawberries 2. Blueberries 3. Onions4. Spinach 5.Oatmeal 6. Salmon
7. Edamame beans 8. Walnuts A heart-healthy diet can reduce ourrisk of heart disease or stroke by 80%!

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lissacoffey's curator insight, August 3, 2013 8:03 AM

Given below is a list of top 8 heart-healthy foods.  The foods listed here protects your heart and blood vessels and you can easily bring these heart-healthy foods into your daily meals.

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An Actual Broken Heart: Depression Puts You More at Risk for a Heart Attack by InsidersHealth Staff - Heart - InsidersHealth.com

An Actual Broken Heart: Depression Puts You More at Risk for a Heart Attack by InsidersHealth Staff - Heart - InsidersHealth.com | The heart | Scoop.it

Have you ever suffered from a “broken heart” so severely that you thought you might actually die? It may sound like a line out of a teenage movie or book, but perhaps it’s not so far off the reality chart ...


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Is depression really affect the heart function?

studies showthat people who suffer from mood disorders can be twice as likely to have a heart attack, compared to people who were not depressed, or had only very minor depression that soon subsided. 

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heart dissection / cardiac anatomy

in this video, i am explaining how a human (and mammal / sheep) heart works and looks like (they're alike!). MUSIC: KRAFTWERK - MAN MACHINE www.kraftwerk.de.
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explanation of the structure of the heart

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