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Categories: cardiovascular disease


Mismatched headline and text leave confusing impression of cardiac imaging tool


In a nutshell: small brief study measuring the impact of pecan supplementation can’t tell us much


Exercise is good for you, but did this study actually show it can ‘reverse damage from heart aging’?


Recap of small vitamin D study for heart disease shows fitting restraint


Data-free announcement oversells “novel” heart monitoring device


Mayo touts new blood test to improve cardiovascular risk prediction; doesn’t acknowledge that we’ve been down this road before

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Clot busters via mobile stroke units: AHA release is fuzzy on key details


Wrist or groin? Kudos to release on angioplasty routes for paying close attention to costs


On Amgen’s heels, Bayer follows with data-free release touting ‘overwhelming’ benefit


Take our word for it? Amgen declines to provide study results after sending glowing PR release on Repatha