Tag Archives: Disease

Software, Devices, Market segment by Application, can be divided into, Cardiovascular Disease and Hypertension – Political Beef

Predicting Growth Scope: Digital Therapeutics and Wellness Market Digital Therapeutics and Wellness Market , a new research report, presents an in-depth examination of the current market landscape as well as estimates through 2030. The Digital Therapeutics and Wellness critical market research methodology takes into account government policy, competitive context, historical data, competitive landscape, current market trends, impending technologies, technological developments, and thus the technological acceleration in similar industries, as well as market volatility, market barriers, opportunities, and challenges. This market report looks at the worldwide and regional […]

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Smoking cessation rather than reduction decreases cardiovascular disease

An analysis has found that smoking cessation rather than reducing leads to a significant reduction in the incidence of cardiovascular disease. Smoking is a risk factor for cardiovascular disease (CVD) and responsible for 1 of every 4 CVD deaths although smoking is a very preventable CVD risk factor. In one observational study of over 8,000 former heavy (i.e., more than 20 cigarettes/day) it was found that within 5 years of cessation, there was a 39% reduced risk of CVD among those who quit, compared to current smokers. […]

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Getting to the heart of peripheral artery disease

Published: 6/12/2021 8:58:41 PM Peripheral artery disease affects millions of Americans. What is Peripheral Artery Disease? Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) is a blockage of arteries, usually in the lower extremities. This blockage, known as atherosclerosis, is due to plaque buildup comprised of cholesterol, fats, and other substances. Cholesterol has a bad reputation; however, it is an essential building block of cell walls and precursor to both testosterone and estrogen. We all make cholesterol and all need it. Unfortunately, with age comes the deposition of cholesterol within arterial […]

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Stigma Experiences in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Introduction People who suffer from stigmatized chronic health conditions1 are often devalued and, as a result, are less likely to access and obtain medical care for their symptoms2 and more likely to experience delays in diagnosis.1 Due to its link to smoking, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is one of these stigmatized chronic conditions.3,4 Because most people who develop COPD have a smoking history,5 people with COPD are generally assumed to be smokers and, therefore, experience stigmatization by others.3 This integrative review synthesizes the existing evidence that […]

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