Long-term “study of studies” in Latino and non-Latino older adults shows clear hypertension link, but mystery still remains about why dementia risk is higher in those of Hispanic origin.
Cardiovascular: Diseases & Conditions
Diet is the greatest contributor to death from cardiovascular disease.
Only around half of those who have hypertension or conditions linked to blood pressure regularly monitor, but health care providers’ recommendations increase older adults’ monitoring at home.
Talk to your doctor about whether taking aspirin can do you more harm than good.
The study finds nearly 96% of patients deemed eligible for surgery survive in the first 48 hours.
Providers’ differential decision-making must be addressed to equalize chance of survival for heart failure patients, researchers say.