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Centrally active ACE inhibitors may protect against dementia

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Findings from the Cardiovascular Health Study-Cognition Substudy suggest that angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors that cross the blood-brain barrier reduce the risk of incident dementia. Conversely,...

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Metabolic syndrome in heart failure ups risk of death

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – The mortality risk associated with heart failure is increased in indigent patients with comorbid metabolic syndrome, new study findings indicate. “Metabolic syndrome is a risk factor for diabetes, cardiovascular...

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Dialysis timing does not affect mortality in ESRD patients with heart disease

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – New research indicates that whether hemodialysis is given early or delayed has no bearing on morbidity or mortality in patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) who have had an acute MI. After an MI, the common...