Tag Archives: Heart

Aussies told to wise up on heart risks

Australians are being urged not to be complacent about high blood pressure and elevated cholesterol if they don’t want to die of heart disease. The grim warning comes as research shows the vast majority of Australians with the two conditions don’t know they have an increased risk of experiencing heart issues such as a cardiac… Read More »

E-cigarette use, flavorings may increase heart disease risk, study finds

cells exposed to the e-liquids — or to blood collected from e-cigarette users shortly after vaping — are less viable and exhibit significantly increased levels of molecules implicated in DNA damage and cell death. The cells are also less able to form new vascular tubes and to migrate and participate in wound healing. The severity… Read More »