Tag Archives: heart

STUDY: Fish oil And vitamin D pills no guard against cancer or serious heart trouble

This story is from Kaiser Health News A widely anticipated study has concluded that neither vitamin D nor fish oil supplements prevent cancer or serious heart-related problems in healthy older people, according to research presented Saturday at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions. Researchers defined serious heart problems as the combined rate of heart attacks,… Read More »

Fish Oil And Vitamin D Pills No Guard Against Cancer Or Serious Heart Trouble

This story also ran on USA Today. This story can be republished for free (details). A widely anticipated study has concluded that neither vitamin D nor fish oil supplements prevent cancer or serious heart-related problems in healthy older people, according to research presented Saturday at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions. Researchers defined serious heart… Read More »

Medical News Today: Broken heart syndrome: How complications affect death risk

New research finds that people who develop cardiogenic shock as a complication of broken heart syndrome have an increased risk of death, both in the short-term and in later years. Broken heart syndrome may feel very similar to a heart attack. Stressful life events can sometimes put a strain on the heart, quite literally. A… Read More »