Posted in Heart Health

New Treatments for Different Heart Disorders

According to statistics collated by the CDC, at least 600,000 people die of heart disease annually. Many more suffer from heart attacks, some for the…

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Posted in Cholesterol Controversial Diabetes Healthy Lifestyle Heart Health Stroke

Controversies Surrounding Statin Drugs

Statin drugs are routinely prescribed for lowering cholesterol levels, even if these are only slightly high and even more so if they are very high….

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Posted in Alzheimer's Disease Cholesterol Controversial Heart Health lung cancer Nutrition

Are Antioxidants Really Good for You?

Antioxidants have been widely regarded as being good for health by scientists and nutritionists, as they are supposed to combat free radicals that contribute to…

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Serelaxin for Acute Heart Failure AHF
Posted in Acute Heart Failure [AHF] Heart Health New Drugs

Novartis’ Serelaxin Gets Breakthrough Therapy Status for Acute Heart Failure

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has just granted Serelaxin made by Novartis breakthrough designation for acute heart failure. This experimental drug, also called RLX030,…

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