Posts Tagged ‘heart attacks’

Pain in arms

There are many causes for sore arms from heart attacks to insect bites, or carpal tunnel syndrome to auto-immune disorders. Some medical problems affecting other parts of the body can cause pain in arms too. If you feel you pain is mild and tolerable, you can probably treat it at home with some medication to […]

The research against the bad cholesterol

How to reduce the level of bad cholesterol and increase good? This cruel dilemma researchers rely on several factors. In addition to the search for new drugs, they were able to focus on prevention: nutrition and physical activity. But for young victims of cardiac accident, the cause of the problem might be genetic. Blood cholesterol […]

Expansion of the use of external defibrillators

In a cardiac arrest, the use of defibrillators to increase the chances of survival. Widely disseminated in public places across the Atlantic, the use of these devices remained limited in France. But a new decree has changed the situation. There are each year in France between 30,000 and 60,000 heart attack. Against this scourge and […]

Is sex dangerous for the heart?

Can sex be originally of myocardial infarction? Rarely, this accident is due to such an activity. However, some experts talk about a doubling of the risk! Not panic, however, the danger remains very low in absolute terms and in most cases, the carnal love is a “practice” activity. Classically, cardiologists are wary of Monday morning. […]