Wildfire smoke associated with more ER visits for heart, stroke ailments among seniors

Wildfire smoke associated with more ER visits for heart, stroke ailments among seniors

Published first on ScienceDaily Smoke from wildfires may send people -- particularly seniors -- to hospital emergency rooms (ERs) with heart, stroke-related complaints, according to new research in the Journal of the American Heart Association, the Open Access Journal...

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Wildfire smoke associated with more ER visits for heart, stroke ailments among seniors

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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Wildfire smoke associated with more ER visits for heart, stroke ailments among seniors

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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Wildfire smoke associated with more ER visits for heart, stroke ailments among seniors

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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