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Second Heart Attack Not Always Tied to Original Blockage

Second Heart Attack Not Always Tied to Original Blockage

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 19 (HealthDay News) — Twenty percent of heart attack patients stand a good chance of suffering a second attack over the following three years, an event that is nearly as likely to be caused by a new blockage … Read more

Acute arterial occlusion – kidney: Overview

Acute arterial occlusion - kidney: Overview

Definition Acute arterial occlusion of the kidney is a sudden, severe blockage of the artery that supplies blood to the kidney. Alternative Names Acute renal arterial thrombosis; Renal artery embolism; Acute renal artery occlusion; Embolism – renal artery Causes The … Read more

Causes of Erectile Dysfunction

Causes of Erectile Dysfunction

Erectile Dysfunction (ED) is a common thing among older adults. But this does not mean that your sex life will be over after your 40. Erectile Dysfunction is not considered normal at any age and can be prevented and treated … Read more

Diet for Ageing Health: Vitamins and Exercise

Diet for Ageing Health: Vitamins and Exercise

It is the fact that life expectancy of people all over the world is becoming higher thanks to technology development and modern medical therapies. In 2000, it was just estimated that the worldwide population of persons aged >65 years was … Read more

L-Arginine

L-Arginine

What is L-Arginine? L-arginine is an amino acid that has numerous functions in the body. It helps the body get rid of ammonia (a waste product), is used to make compounds in the body such creatine, L-glutamate, and L-proline, and … Read more