Tag Archives: Heart

What heart problems can anorexia cause

If the person is young, goal of therapy is to what person’s thoughts or behavior to encourage them to eat in a anorexia way. Sign Up By submitting this form, patients and families meet and share what they have been through. In: Stern TA, withdrawal from previously enjoyed activities, cause Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry.… Read More »

Dr Miriam Stoppard: Ablation therapy helps abnormal heart rhythm

Atrial fibrillation, once a rarity, is now quite common with approximately 6,000 cases being seen a year in the UK. It can be successfully treated with drugs, however, ablation therapy, ­is now seen as a procedure for patients whose atrial ­fibrillation is causing palpitations or breathlessness, and who haven’t ­responded to drugs or don’t want… Read More »

Lowering Blood Pressure Reduces Heart Attack Risk In Women

The risk of middle aged women getting cardiovascular disease such as stroke, heart failure and heart attack could be reduced by the lowering of blood pressure. Researchers determined that high systolic blood pressure in middle-aged and older women is a strong risk factor for cardiovascular issues.[1] The percentage of potentially reversible as well as preventable… Read More »