News tagged with palpitations
While part of everyday life, stress seems to intensify around the holidays and into the new year.
Psychology & Psychiatry Jan 14, 2013 | not rated yet | 0 |
(Medical Xpress)—Mixing energy drinks with alcohol (AEDs) as party beverages is a growing trend among young Australians, who are putting their health at risk by consuming amounts beyond what is deemed safe, ...
Health Oct 01, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
The diabetes drug sitagliptin appears to reduce the severity of reactive hypoglycemia, a form of low blood sugar that occurs after a meal, a preliminary study finds. The results will be presented at The Endocrine Society's ...
Diabetes Jun 25, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
The term "holiday heart syndrome" was coined in a 1978 study to describe patients with atrial fibrillation who experienced a common and potentially dangerous form of heart palpitation after excessive drinking, which can be ...
Cardiology Jun 01, 2012 | 4 / 5 (1) | 0 |
A large cohort study has found that the strongest risk factors for atrial fibrillation in both men and women were a history of palpitations and hypertension. While hypertension is a well known risk factor for AF, the investigators ...
Cardiology May 15, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
(AP) -- The battle of the bulge has been a big, fat failure for U.S. drugmakers. But that hasn't stopped them from trying.
Medications Feb 24, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0
Researchers in Australia on Monday called for health warnings on caffeine-loaded energy drinks following a spike in the number of people reporting medical problems after drinking them.
Health Jan 16, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0
Known for her poetry, letters, love affair and marriage to Robert Browning, Elizabeth Barrett Browning also left a legacy of unanswered questions about her lifelong chronic illness. Now, a Penn State anthropologist, with ...
Other Dec 19, 2011 | 4.5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
Emily Marchant had a can of Red Bull at her elbow as she went over an assignment in a Harper College library carrel. She is a long-standing fan of the beverage, she said, usually drinking one a day when she needs a boost.
Health Dec 07, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
University of Adelaide research has shown for the first time that obesity directly causes electrical abnormalities of the heart.
Cardiology Aug 16, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Acupuncture provides long-lasting relief to hot flashes, heart palpitations and anxiety due to side effects of the hormone given to counteract testosterone, the hormone that induces prostate cancer, according to a study published ...
Cancer Apr 21, 2011 | not rated yet | 0