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Vegan, Vegetarian Diets Linked to Reduction in Cholesterol, Apolipoprotein B

Reductions seen across ages, continents, health statuses

Menstrual Cycle Length Linked to Cardiovascular Disease Outcomes

Women with irregular cycles have increased hazard ratios for CVD events and atrial fibrillation

Mortality Up for Patients With Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease

Mortality increased from 2014 to 2019, with significant racial and geographic disparities observed

Catching Extra Sleep on Weekends Tied to Lower Risk for Hyperuricemia

Weekend catch-up of just one to two hours may be enough to provide benefits for postmenopausal women

Lesbian, Bisexual Women Have Lower Cardiovascular Health Scores

Conversely, gay and bisexual men have higher Life's Essential 8 cardiovascular health scores than heterosexual men

Most Teens, Young Adults With Advanced Heart Disease Want Say in Decision-Making

Discordance seen between patients and parents in decision-making preferences

Addition of GLP1-RA Tied to Lower MACE, Heart Failure Risk in Those With Diabetes

Findings seen for people with diabetes receiving metformin, sulfonylurea, or insulin alone or in combination

Risk for MI, Ischemic Stroke Increased for Younger Adults With Mental Disorders

Overall diagnosis and each mental disorder independently associated with increased cardiovascular end points

Cardiovascular Complications From COVID-19 Rose as Pandemic Wore On

Cardiovascular complications from COVID-19 increased from 7 percent in March 2020 to nearly 10 percent in December 2021

Balloon Angioplasty Aids Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension

Significant improvements seen in pulmonary hemodynamics and functional capacity