Man develops severe ‘thunderclap’ headaches after eating world’s hottest chili pepper

Man develops severe ‘thunderclap’ headaches after eating world’s hottest chili pepper

First published on ScienceDaily Taking part in a hot chili pepper eating contest might have some unexpected consequences, highlight doctors in the journal BMJ Case Reports. Their warning comes after a young man ended up in emergency care with excruciatingly painful...

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Depression negatively impacts heart and stroke patients

Depression negatively impacts heart and stroke patients

Published first on ScienceDaily Depression, even when undiagnosed, can have many negative effects on cardiovascular patients, including poor healthcare experiences, more use of healthcare resources and higher health costs, according to preliminary research presented...

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Depression negatively impacts heart and stroke patients

New actors identified in atherosclerosis

Published first on ScienceDaily Atherosclerosis is the most common cause of death and disease in the Western world. In Germany, about 300,000 people each year suffer a heart attack and some 270,000 a stroke as a result of the condition. Atherosclerosis is estimated to...

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Depression negatively impacts heart and stroke patients

Stroke affects more than just the physical

First published on ScienceDaily A new study looks at what problems affect people most after a stroke and it provides a broader picture than what some may usually expect to see. Stroke affects more than just physical functioning, according to a study is published the...

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