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Findings Indicate that a High Fiber Diet Paired with medical treatment May Reduce Future Cardiac Disease

A study presented at the recently held the American College of Cardiology (ACC) Middle East Conference 2019 together with the 10th Emirates Cardiac Society Congress, finds that patients with hypertension and Type 2 diabetes who consume a high fiber diet had improvement in their blood pressure, cholesterol and fasting glucose. The conference was held in Dubai,…

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FDA Expands TAVR Indication to Low-Risk Patients

Hot off the Press…The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approves an expanded indication for several transcatheter heart valves (Sapien 3, Sapien 3 Ultra, CoreValve Evolut R and CoreValve Evolut PRO) to include patients with severe aortic valve stenosis at low surgical risk. According to the FDA, the incidence of aortic valve stenosis increases with age.…

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