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Common back pain could be a sign of heart failure

Columbia researchers have found a link between a common back condition and a type of heart failure, suggesting that screening patients with spinal stenosis could identify those at risk for heart disease and prevent premature death. Once thought to be rare, heart disease, called transthyretin amyloid cardiomyopathy, is now considered a more common but underdiagnosed […]

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Backlog: 511 children awaiting heart surgery

By The Citizen Reporter Dar es Salaam. Executive Director of Jakaya Kikwete Heart Institute (JKCI), Mohamed Janabi, said there are currently 511 children at the institute awaiting heart surgery. Professor Janabi made the revelation here during a joint press conference between JKCI and the Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation (TPDC). The press briefing was aimed at […]

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How a heart transplant gave this Ontarian a taste of a second chance at life

Tyler Montgomery of Port Franks, Ont., is wasting no time making the most of the gift of a second chance at life, a year after undergoing a life-saving heart transplant. Montgomery, 33, ran the family’s construction and renovation business and always maintained an active lifestyle, but that all quickly came to a halt. At 31, […]

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Rapids’ Michael Barrios hangs out with returning judge Aliva, kid from open heart surgery

Recently, Rapids winger Michael Barrios was browsing his Instagram page and came across a post that he was tagged on. The message was about a young lady, Judge Aliva, whose regular medical examination revealed a heart murmur, but in fact, with the help and persistence of a pediatric cardiologist, it turned out that she had […]

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Debt consolidation vs bankruptcy: what’s the difference?

Our goal at Credible Operations, Inc., NMLS Number 1681276, hereafter referred to as “Credible”, is to give you the tools and confidence you need to improve your finances. Although we promote the products of our partner lenders who pay us for our services, all opinions are our own. Debt consolidation with personal loan or bankruptcy: […]

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‘A new chance at life’: South African man receives heart transplant after 12-year health battle

After years of consulting doctors and specialists, a South African man has finally received a heart transplant. It gave him a new chance in life and he now advocates for people to become organ donors. In South Africa, 5,000 children and adults are currently waiting for life-saving organ or cornea transplants. In January 2020, Mike […]

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COVID-19 vaccine is safe in patients with heart failure

Editor’s note: Find the latest news and advice on COVID-19 in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Patients with heart failure (HF) who received two doses of COVID mRNA vaccines were no more likely to have disease worsening, venous thromboembolism, or myocarditis within 90 days than similar patients not vaccinated, in a case-control study in Denmark. Additionally, […]

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Metro Atlanta mother desperate for heart transplant after rare diagnosis

Metro Atlanta mom desperate for heart transplant Laquedia Moore is in hospital fighting for her life after being diagnosed with a rare form of heart failure earlier this month. ATLANTE – A metro Atlanta mother is in hospital fighting for her life after being diagnosed with a rare form of heart failure earlier this month. […]

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Rheumatoid arthritis and heart failure: risks, symptoms, and more.

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disease that occurs when your immune system mistakenly attacks your body’s own tissues, causing inflammation. Inflammation mainly affects your joints, but it also affects other parts of your body. People with RA are at risk for a number of other inflammatory conditions, including heart disease, the leading cause of […]

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Former Husker Assistant Barney Cotton Tells Story of His Life-Saving Heart Transplant

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – Barney Cotton, a former Husker football player and assistant coach, needed a life-saving heart transplant in 2019. No one expects to be in a hospital bed needing an organ, but right now there are approximately 106,000 people in the United States doing just that. In Nebraska, about 360 people are waiting […]

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This time an Air Force FB-111A bomber performed a heart transplant

The Air Force FB-111A Aardvark was designed to fly low and fast over enemy territory and drop nuclear or conventional bombs deep behind lines. But on Valentine’s Day 1986, the bomber, also called “Dark Vark” because of its dark paint, was used for a much less destructive mission. Instead of raining down ammunition, an FB-111A […]

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Debt consolidation in times of uncertainty

“Under the right circumstances, shifting increasingly expensive short-term debt to longer-term, lower-rate duration can help reduce monthly expenses, at a time when every little bit counts.” The research was conducted among 2,068 UK adults in June 2022, 58% of whom were homeowners, of whom 25% also had an unsecured loan. It revealed that the vast […]

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Congestive Heart Failure and Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy (CRT)

Heart failure occurs when your heart is no longer able to pump enough blood to meet your body’s needs. Sometimes it is also called congestive heart failure. For many people with heart failure, cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) can be a life-saving treatment. It synchronizes the beats of the two lower chambers of your heart (ventricles) […]

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Debt Consolidation Market to Record Healthy Annual Growth Rate to 2028

The most recent research report on the Debt Consolidation market provides stakeholders with a comparative advantage by displaying the overall economic growth evolution from 2022 to 2028 through an in-depth inspection of historical and current developments. Moreover, the predictions in the report are determined by research teams using tested methodologies. Besides, critical […]

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Patients with congestive heart failure may be eligible for treatment that could help them live longer

August 24, 2022 — Patients diagnosed with moderate aortic stenosis and congestive heart failure may be eligible to participate in a clinical trial that will determine whether minimally invasive valve replacement benefits those who are currently treated only with medication. The procedure, known by the acronym “TAVR” (Replacement of the aortic valve by catheter), is […]

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Debt consolidation service providers ordered to pay over $2 million in fines and restitution

BALTIMORE, MD (August 22, 2022) – Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh today announced that his Consumer Protection Division issued a Final order against Marcia L. Bailey and Arthur Wittenberg and their entities, Marcia Bailey Inc. trading as Signature Accounting and the Wittenberg Family Trust, for violating the Consumer Protection Act when they collected hundreds […]

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Meet a cop in need of a heart transplant, who can only afford treatment due to Biden’s student loan hiatus: ‘I worked 24 years…I should get some kind of pass’

Henry, 47, a police officer in southeast Michigan, thought all of his major operations were behind him. At the age of 18, he underwent corrective brain surgery for epilepsy. Disability and subsequent surgery put his college education on hold, but he eventually completed it after a few years of police work. “When I woke up,” […]

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Personal loan for debt consolidation: a guide

Using Personal Loans to Consolidate Debt: The Benefits Every financial decision has pros and cons. A personal loan used to consolidate debt is no exception. Here is an overview of the benefits that come with using a personal loan to consolidate debt. Loan term flexibility When shopping for a personal loan, you can usually choose […]

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US patient hails Shanghai doctors and service after heart surgery

It turns out that an American patient’s decision to stay in Shanghai for treatment during the resurgence of COVID-19 was right and wise. The 50-year-old expressed his gratitude to local doctors, who helped arrange his heart surgery in Shanghai as it was difficult for him to return to the United States for treatment due to […]

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Heart failure: Belly swelling could be a sign – ‘people may not associate’ the two

Heart failure occurs when the heart cannot effectively pump blood through the body. It happens when the heart becomes too weak, often due to age or high blood pressure. Or, in most cases, heart disease. Dr Gosia Wamil from Mayo Clinic Healthcare in London explained that a lesser known sign of heart failure is abdominal […]

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Congestive heart failure treatment devices market size is worth $28.63 billion by 2030, according to The Brainy Insights

NEWARK, New Jersey, August 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — According to the report published by The Brainy Insights, the congestive heart failure treatment devices market should go from $15.67 billion in 2021 for $28.63 billion by 2030, at a CAGR of 6.93% over the forecast period 2022-2030. Growing healthcare burden and increase in healthcare facilities is […]

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Heart transplant recipient becomes world-travelling gold medal athlete

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (WPVI) — “I wouldn’t believe that at 67 I’m still doing long jump,” Janet Dennis said. Dennis never considered herself a very active person for most of her life. She spent 35 years as a social worker for the Department of Social Services in Philadelphia. And walking up the stairs to get to […]

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Patients with congestive heart failure may be eligible for treatment that could help them live longer

Patients diagnosed with moderate aortic stenosis and congestive heart failure can qualify to participate in a national clinical trial that includes the Memorial Cardiac and Vascular Institute and will determine if minimally invasive valve replacement benefits those currently receiving only treatment. with medication. HOLLYWOOD, Florida., August 18, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Patients diagnosed with moderate aortic […]

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Debt consolidation becomes more attractive – InsuranceNewsNet

There is never a good time to have a lot of personal debt, but now would be one of the worst times. Americans are increasingly relying on credit cards for everyday purchases and paying bills. Credit card balances jumped 13% last quarter from the same quarter in 2021, the biggest jump in more than 20 […]

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Open heart surgery: how to prepare

Open-heart surgery involves opening the chest with a large incision to expose the heart. It is a long-standing and widely used surgical treatment for heart failure, heart attack, coronary artery disease, heart transplant and atrial fibrillation (irregular and rapid heartbeat). While some heart surgeries can be performed minimally invasively by accessing the heart through small […]

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Heart failure at age 30 caused by pregnancy

Postpartum cardiomyopathy survivor Fatima Mathews (right) with her sister, Nadia. (Photo courtesy of Fatima Mathews) Fatima Mathews knew something was wrong. She was more tired than she had ever felt in her life. “You just had a baby,” her doctor reminded her. “It’s normal to be tired.” She had been feeling tired – bloated and […]

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Ten Hag: Manchester United need open-heart surgery

It took only two formal matches for Dutch manager Eric Ten Hag to see firsthand the depth of the crisis his new team, Manchester United, has been going through since the retirement of legendary Scotland manager Alex Ferguson in 2013. After three wins in the four warm-up matches he played on his Asia-Australia tour, United […]

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Personal loans: can I get a debt consolidation loan with bad credit?

Eeven for people in UNITED STATES who have bad credit, there are options for debt consolidation loans, including loans from credit unions and online lenders. Some lenders even offer special services to customers with poor credit (a FICO score below 630) and consider other aspects besides the score, such as education, income, and work history. […]

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Fundraiser organized for a young man in need of a heart transplant

LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) — An Indian Taco fundraiser was held Sunday at Apache High School, benefiting Kristopher Killsfirst Jr., who is in need of a heart transplant. Kristopher is currently on the waiting list hoping to find the right match. Her father Kristopher Killsfirst Sr. said they had a great support system. “For the community […]

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Ablation of the right superior splanchnic nerve in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction

Percutaneous ablation of the right-sided greater splanchnic nerve (GSN) in patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF) improves outcomes at 12 months according to study results published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology: Heart Failure. The researchers sought to investigate the first-in-human use of splanchnic ablation for volume management for […]

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Glycemic control in diabetics undergoing open heart surgery

Summary and introduction Summary Background: Intraoperative glycemic variability is associated with increased risks of mortality and morbidity and an increased incidence of hyperglycemia after cardiac surgery. As a result, clinicians tend to use tight blood glucose control to maintain perioperative blood glucose levels and therefore the need to develop a less laborious automated blood glucose […]

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Heart failure in obesity: insights into proteomics in patients treated with or without bariatric surgery

CNDRF collaboration. Global trends in body mass index, underweight, overweight and obesity from 1975 to 2016: a pooled analysis of 2,416 population-based measurement studies involving 128.9 million children , teenagers and adults. Lancet. 2017;390:2627–42. Article Google Scholar Hales CM, Fryar CD, Carroll MD, Freedman DS, Ogden CL. Trends in the prevalence of obesity and severe […]

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Heart failure: Medical loophole keeps man locked up in state prison two years after being paroled

When John Teixeria was moved to a retirement home in Queens Village after three decades in prison, he thought his time behind bars was finally over. “When I first crossed the Throgs Neck Bridge, I said, ‘It’s over,’” Teixeria recalled of the trip in June 2021 during an interview via his legal team earlier this […]

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Medical row keeps man locked up in state prison two years after parole

Heart disease and layers of bureaucracy keep John Teixeria behind bars. Photo: Ben Fractenberg/THE CITY This article has been originally published on August 7 8:09 p.m. EDT by THE CITY When John Teixeria was moved to a retirement home in Queens Village after three decades in prison, he thought his time behind bars was finally […]

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Fun day to raise money for Ramsgate toddler awaiting heart transplant – The Isle Of Thanet News

Ronnie struggles every day but is still in very bad shape and is awaiting a heart transplant A fun day will be held in Westgate to raise money for a toddler from Ramsgate in hospital awaiting a heart transplant. Two-year-old Ronnie Ripley was rushed to hospital on June 23 in critical condition, with doctors believing […]

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Dave Ramsey says debt consolidation solves nothing. Is he right ?

Image source: Getty Images Don’t rule out this debt repayment strategy just because Dave Ramsey doesn’t like it. Key points Dave Ramsey says debt consolidation doesn’t solve the real problem, which is your financial behavior. Although financial habits are what matter most, debt consolidation can also help. Debt consolidation is a frequent recommendation for those […]

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Ex-Mustang Football Player Seeks Help With Heart Transplant – Silvercity Daily Press

(Photos courtesy of John Ofahengaue)John Ofahengaue remains positive in hospital after his second cardiac arrest earlier this year. “I’ve always been a fighter, all my life,” said former Western New Mexico University football player John Ofahengaue, who battles cardiomyopathy and is looking for a new heart, his heart no longer functioning at 8 to 10% […]

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63 years ago she underwent pioneering open-heart surgery aged 4

Susan Mangini, now 67, was one of the first children to undergo open-heart surgery to treat a pair of congenital heart defects. (Photo courtesy of Susan Mangini) During Susan Mangini’s checkup at age 2, the doctor replacing her pediatrician asked about the girl’s heart murmur. Mangini’s mother was amazed. No one had ever mentioned a […]

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Premature menopause may increase risk of heart failure, A-Fib – Consumer Health News

FRIDAY, Aug. 5, 2022 (HealthDay News) — A history of early menopause is associated with an increased incidence of heart failure and atrial fibrillation (AF), according to a study published online Aug. 4 in the European journal of the heart. Jean Shin, from the Korea University College of Medicine in Seoul, and colleagues examined the […]

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Lowestoft man Ben Hurren had heart surgery that saved his life

Published: 2:04 PM August 5, 2022 Friends and teammates of a man who underwent life-saving heart surgery united on the football pitch. Having been “increasingly sick” for a few months earlier this year, Ben Hurren had one of his heart valves replaced in April after his health deteriorated. The 37-year-old, from Lowestoft, was diagnosed with […]

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63 years ago she underwent pioneering open-heart surgery aged 4

By American Heart Association News HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY August 5, 2022 (American Heart Association News) During Susan Mangini’s checkup at age 2, the doctor replacing her pediatrician asked about the girl’s heart murmur. Mangini’s mother was amazed. No one had ever mentioned a problem with his daughter’s heart. Doctors eventually discovered that the little girl […]

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AG prosecutor Karl Muscat died of heart failure, autopsy says

Karl Muscat, the prosecutor for the attorney general’s office who was found dead Wednesday at his home in Swieqi, died of cardiorespiratory failure, according to an autopsy. In a statement, police said the autopsy revealed no signs of violence or injury. “The body showed no signs of violence or any other signs of injury that […]

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US News ranks the best cardiology and heart surgery hospitals

There were no changes to the top five hospitals in the country for cardiology and heart surgery, according to US News and World Report latest rankings. In the magazine’s 2022-2023 ranking, the Cleveland Clinic in Ohio is again the number 1 hospital for cardiology and cardiac surgery in the United States. Mayo Clinic in Rochester, […]

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American doctors perform the first heart transplant between 2 HIV-positive patients

New York- In a world first, American doctors have successfully performed a heart transplant from HIV-positive to HIV-positive. The patient, in her 60s, suffered from advanced heart failure and received the life-saving gift, along with a simultaneous kidney transplant, in early spring. The complex surgery, by a team of doctors from the Montefiore Health System […]

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Pioneers: Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery

Ken Mehrtens, 80, underwent open-heart surgery 21 years ago to repair a leaking mitral valve. When doctors determined last year that the same valve was leaking again, allowing blood to flow back into his heart, the last thing the Grafton resident wanted was another round of invasive surgery. “I wasn’t looking forward to having my […]

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Cover all bases when considering debt consolidation solutions

“We not only need to be fully aware of the seniors loan industry and the solutions it offers, but also what consumers could potentially get elsewhere.” The end-of-life loan market continues to build the strongest foundation, with equity release, RIO, mortgages for older borrowers all continuing to show strong and significant growth. Those demand fundamentals […]

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Leeds-based Children’s Heart Surgery Fund announces new CEO after departure of Sharon Milner

Heidi Watson joined the Children’s Heart Surgery Fund as CEO on Monday July 11, replacing Sharon Milner who led the charity for 16 years. Heidi has 20 years of experience at the director and CEO level. It started in the private sector, where she led social impact projects, but for the past 13 years she […]

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Hahnville woman plans event to benefit teen with heart failure

Nicholas Eirich with doctor. For a year of his life, Nicholas Eirich knew what it was like to have energy, breathe easy and do everything other kids like the 14-year-old could do. But then things started to go downhill and he was once again embroiled in the battle he has fought for most of his […]

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Black patients and women less likely to receive care for heart failure

© Roux Black patients and female patients with heart failure who qualify as candidates for surgery are less likely to have surgery than white patients or male patients A team from the Frankel Cardiovascular Center and the Institute for Healthcare Policy and Innovation at the University of Michigan found data from more than 12,300 patients […]

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Consumer and Business Debt Consolidation Market 2022 Data Analysis by Key Vendors like | Discover Personal Loans (US), Lending Club (US), Payoff (US)

Consumer and Business Debt Consolidation Market Overview:The report provides key statistics on the Consolidation of consumer and business debt status of manufacturers and is an invaluable source of advice and guidance for companies and individuals interested in the ICT media industry. the report also provides a general overview of the industry including definition, applications and […]

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From life support to gold – Meet the teenage heart transplant recipient who won the British Transplant Games

“Three years ago she was on life support and now she’s won a gold medal. It’s just phenomenal.” Those were the words of proud dad Shaun Sidney after watching his inspirational daughter win gold at the British Transplant Games. Kayleigh Llewellyn was just 12 when her life was saved by a heart transplant at Freeman […]

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Baby two weeks late for heart surgery as Victoria hospitals fill with Covid patients

Baby is already TWO WEEKS late for life-saving heart surgery because her hospital is crippled by Covid cases Amelia Rehn needs urgent heart surgery but is still waiting in hospital His operation has been canceled four times in the past two weeks Her parents are frustrated that they don’t know when she will be seen […]

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World’s first HIV-to-HIV heart transplant

Doctors at a New York hospital have performed the world’s first successful heart transplant between an HIV-positive donor and an HIV-positive recipient, according to a press release from Montefiore Health System in the Bronx, where the operation took place this week. spring. The recipient, a woman in her 60s who suffered from advanced heart failure, […]

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Rocket rolls out home equity loans for debt consolidation

A new product to pay off high-interest credit card debt will be offered to millions of users of Rocket’s personal finance app, Truebill. Rocket Companies has a new product to market to millions of users of its personal finance app, Truebill – home equity loans. The rocket is throw subsidiary Rocket Mortgage’s new home equity […]

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University of Alabama at Birmingham: Changing gene expression after heart surgery prolongs cardiomyocyte regeneration | India Education | Latest Education News | World Education News

While lower vertebrates can repair their adult hearts after a heart attack, mammals, including humans, cannot. The ability to regenerate dead muscle tissue in the mammalian heart disappears just days after birth as heart muscle cells, called cardiomyocytes, leave the cell cycle. After that, all heart growth comes from the enlargement of existing cells, not […]

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Baby with heart failure among thousands awaiting critical surgery in Victoria

A three-month-old baby has had her critical heart surgery scheduled and canceled four times in the past two weeks. Amelia Rehn was born with congenital heart failure in Melbourne and first underwent surgery to implant a stent at just two days old. Her weary parents, Brad and Jessica, are from Tasmania and couldn’t bring their […]

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University of Michigan refuses to consider mom of 5 for heart transplant over COVID vaccine

Despite a mother of five’s desperate plea to University of Michigan Hospital for a life-saving heart transplant, the state-run facility will not budge from its refusal to consider her for surgery until until she is vaccinated against COVID-19. University Hospital, which has close ties to vaccine maker Pfizer, also rejected 35-year-old Katie Shier’s request for […]