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November Medical e-News - 2017
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E-cigarettes may slow down your heart rate
The researchers found that being exposed to both ENDS aerosols and mainstream cigarette smoke quickly slowed down the rodents' heart rate.
Fresh concerns raised about dangers of e-cigarettes: Study reveals the trendy gadgets may slow ...
Aerosols found in the trendy gadgets led to bradycardia - which can be life-threatening and trigger a cardiac arrest - in mice, scientists discovered.
3 Important Things to Know When You Think Someone Needs CPR
Let’s say you’re at a company holiday party and a co-worker suddenly collapses on the dance floor while grooving to Lionel Richie’s “All Night Long.” The victim, a woman in her early sixties, appears to be breathing in irregular gasps. Her eyes are open, but she doesn’t respond to her name or taps on her shoulder.
November Patient e-News - 2017
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Eating too much of this sweet treat can damage your heart, experts warn
... that eating two ounces (60g) of black liquorice every day for two weeks could land you in hospital with an irregular heart rhythm, or arrhythmia.
Simon Cowell Reveals Low Blood Pressure Was to Blame For Fall That Landed Him in Hospital: 'It ...
The America's Got Talent judge, 58, was rushed to the hospital early Friday morning after fainting and falling down the stairs. His rep said he couldn't ...
World's smallest pacemaker implanted in 81-year-old
A leadless pacemaker, which has been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and is the smallest device of its kind, was implanted ...
Cardiac Rhythm News - 27 October 2017
Here is your latest edition of the Cardiac Rhythm News.
Acupuncture And Herbs Regulate Cardiac Arrhythmias
Acupuncture plus herbs outscored drug therapy for the regulation of arrhythmias. Based on the results of ECGs and TCM scoring, the treatment ...