Heart Disease

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.

Resources

Resource Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine - Journal covering basic, translational, and clinical cardiovascular medicine

Resource Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC) - Scientific Journal providing information about cardiovascular diesases.

Resource American College of Cardiology

Resource European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing (EJCN) - Scientific Journal providing information about cardiovascular diesases.

Book Your Heart: An Owner's Guide - Amazon

Heart Disease Blog Posts

Repairing damaged hearts - first step to rejuvenation
02-Jun-2013

Recent News

Mitochondrial transplants are successful but benefits are short lived

Lifespan.io - 25-Mar-2020

May be a solution to ageing related mitochondrial dysfunction which leads to diseases

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Metastudy reviews impact of mitochondrial aging on cardiovascular disease

Life Extension Advocacy Foundation (LEAF) - 18-Mar-2020

Still lots to discover, but SENS already looking at ways to stop it in its tracks

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Heart aging and disease risks can be predicted through simple blood test

News Medical - 24-Feb-2020

Measuring amyloid-beta in blood key to identifying future heart complications

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