Category: Heart

Risk of Aortic Valve Sclerosis Reduced by Drinking Alcohol

Risk of aortic valve sclerosis Aortic valve sclerosis (thickening) is a common health problem in developed countries. It increases the risk of death from cardiovascular causes by about 50%. The risk of aortic sclerosis increases with various factors. Being older. Being male. Smoking tobacco. Having high blood pressure. Having high lipoprotein (Lp) (a) level. Having […]

Heart Failure Risk among Men who Drink Alcohol

Heart failure risk is a major health problem around the world with millions of people developing the disease each year. Both the personal and societal costs are enormous burdens. There are a number of symptoms of heart failure. Shortness of breath. Swollen legs, ankles or feet. Racing heartbeat. Lack of appetite. Feeling of a full […]

Risk of Heart Failure among Men Reduced by Drinking

The risk of heart failure (also known as congestive heart failure) is a major health problem around the world with millions of people developing the disease each year. The societal costs are an enormous burden. Symptoms commonly include some of the following. Shortness of breath. Swelling of legs, ankles or feet. Racing or throbbing heartbeat. […]

Drinking Alcohol and Heart Failure

Drinking alcohol and heart failure is a concern to many people. Is there a connection between alcohol and heart failure? If so, what is it? Is it true that red wine reduces the chance of developing the disease? Should I avoid drinking to prevent heart failure? A large prospective study study of study of men […]

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