Tag Archives: HEART

Statins Provide Heart Benefits Past Age 75

Statins are proven effective in reducing the risk for cardiovascular disease, but some studies suggests that after age 75, the risks outweigh the benefits. Now new research has found that stopping the drugs may be a bad idea. The retrospective study, published in the European Heart Journal, included 120,173 people who turned 75 while taking… Read More »

Extreme Exercise Routine Strains Heart Without Permanent Damage: Study

Exercise (Photo Credits: Pixabay) Washington D.C., June 30: Extreme exercise routine can strain the heart without permanently damaging it, study suggests. According to a recent study, experienced runners, who push their heart limits during training and marathons do not show evidence of cardiac risk. According to the study in the Journal Heliyon, trained runners were… Read More »