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Coffee consumption may be associated with reduced heart attack and stroke risk

The American Heart Association has been employing machine learning to produce some encouraging research to coffee drinkers interested in their heart health. Leveraging the long-running Framingham study, machine learning techniques were leveraged to determine some observed associations between cardiovascular health and what people eat and drink. Using these tools, they Read more…

By Christian Trygstad, ago
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Study finds that exercise improves intermittent claudication (leg pain) when walking

An updated systematic review published by The Cochrane Vascular editorial base supports the recommendation by NICE in the UK to offer exercise therapy as a first-line intervention to those suffering from intermittent claudication. Intermittent claudication, or pain while walking, is one of the first symptoms to manifest for patients with PAD (peripheral Read more…