Tag: Heart-disease

New Study Find Abbott Blood Test Can Help Predict Future Cardiac Events in Adults with no Known Heart Disease

Research found Abbott’s High-Sensitive Troponin-I blood test may identify adults at risk of having a cardiac event, independent of other heart disease risk factors Originally Published Abbott. Abbott announced that a new study published in Circulation found its High Sensitive Troponin-I blood test could predict the chance of developing a…

Archived: Body Image Puts Latina Women at Risk

By Chris Hoenig Photo by Shutterstock Latina women have a greater risk of developing cardiovascular disease (CVD) because of both obesity and lupus, but how they view their bodies is only increasing the potentially deadly nature of the risks. Researchers from Columbia University Medical Center and the Center for Women’s…