Cardiology

Antibiotic Use Tied to Increased Risk of Coronary Heart Disease in Type 1 Diabetics

August 06, 2020

Data from a prospective cohort study in Europe indicates increased antibiotic use and LPS activity levels were tied to increased incidence of coronary heart disease events.

Certain Reproductive Factors Signal Increased Risk of Coronary Artery Disease in Women

August 06, 2020

Having 3 or more pregnancies, a shorter reproductive life span, or early age at menopause onset were linked to increased risk of CAD in a recent study.

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Linked to Increased Risk of Cardiovascular Disease

August 04, 2020

An analysis of more than 60k women suggests those with polycystic ovary syndrome were 19% more likely to develop cardiovascular disease.