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 […]

Drinking Alcohol and Heart Failure Connected

Alcohol and heart failure is a concern to many people. Is there a connection between drinking 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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