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In 2012 heart disease was the biggest cause of death in the UK - killing 15.6% men (1 in 6) and 10.3% (1 in 10) women. So anything you can do to help your heart out - eating healthily is a good start - will increase your longevity.
This section will maintain key information and medical advancements relating to heart disease - how to prevent it and what treatments are available.
Heart Disease News
A protein called APOB, key to blood fat control, could influence your lifespan
Live Forever Club - 25-Feb-2024
Lowering APOB could potentially delay age-related diseases like Alzheimer'sRead more...
High vitamin B3 (niacin) in your blood might raise your risk of heart attacks
New Scientist - 19-Feb-2024
Fortified foods and supplements can increase niacin levels in the bodyRead more...
Lifespan.io speaks to Cyclarity’s CEO for an update on its novel atherosclerosis treatment
Lifespan.io (LEAF) - 19-Feb-2024
The company is developing a drug called UDP-003 to treat the diseaseRead more...
Scientists grew tiny heart-like tissues with CVD in a lab dish, using stem cells
University of East London (UEL) - 13-Feb-2024
Research has the potential to revolutionise heart disease treatment in older adultsRead more...
Heart patients might soon get treatments tailored to their genes, thanks to NextGen
European Society of Cardiology - 12-Feb-2024
Project could lead to a brighter future for heart patients across EuropeRead more...
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Dr Gervasio Lamas and Dr Isabelle Schiffer speaking in online meetup about how EDTA therapy affects vascular diseases, organized by Forever Healthy Foundation (FREE)