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A drop in household income over six years is associated with a higher risk for subsequent incident cardiovascular disease during the next 17 years

Changes in Household Income Tied to Cardiovascular Disease Risk

Drop in income linked to higher risk for incident disease, while increase in income lowers risk
The odds of developing autism spectrum disorder are increased for children with congenital heart disease

Odds of Autism Up in Children With Congenital Heart Disease

Higher odds seen for specific lesions, including atrial, ventricular septal defects
Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy

Pregnancy-Related Hypertension Increases Later Heart Disease Risk

Increased cardiovascular risk evident soon after affected pregnancy
Among individuals with type 2 diabetes

Maintaining Weight Loss Cuts Cardiovascular Risk in T2DM

Allowing weight regain as part of maintenance reduces cardiometabolic benefit for many risk factors
Middle-aged adults with high blood pressure

With Comorbidities, Less Than Six Hours of Sleep Ups Risk for Early Death

Risk for dying from heart attack, stroke twofold higher among those with high BP, diabetes and short sleep
Moderate therapeutic hypothermia for 24 hours is associated with improvement in favorable neurologic outcome at 90 days among patients with persistent coma who have been resuscitated from cardiac arrest with nonshockable rhythm

Hypothermia Aids Cardiac Arrest With Nonshockable Rhythm

Higher percentage of patients survived with favorable neurologic outcome at day 90
Marine omega-3 supplementation seems to lower the risk for myocardial infarction

Marine Omega-3 Supplements May Lower CVD Risk

Updated meta-analysis shows lower risks for MI, CHD death, total CHD, CVD death, total CVD

September 2019 Briefing – Cardiology

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Cardiology for September 2019. This roundup includes the latest...
Multiple mental illnesses are associated with an increased risk for cardiovascular disease outcomes in veterans

Most Severe Forms of Mental Illness Lead to Highest CVD Risk

Findings seen in both male and female veterans with psychotic disorders such as schizophrenia
Heart disease is associated with an increased risk for hospital admission for allopurinol-associated severe cutaneous adverse reactions

Heart Disease May Up Risk for Allopurinol-Linked Cutaneous AEs

Risk for hospital admission increased for allopurinol-associated severe cutaneous adverse reactions