High-tech heart help: How useful are cardiac smartphone apps?

Risk Factors for Heart Attack and Blood Vessel Diseases

A heart attack is mostly preceded by a blood vessel disease that is called arteriosclerosis or hardening of the arteries. Arteriosclerosis can lead to circulatory disorders as well as to a complete blockage of the arteries and circulation, depending on the degree of the condition. In this case, arteriosclerosis of the coronary vessels, known as […]

Causes for the increased risk of a heart attack due to diabetes

The increased risk of a heart attack from diabetes with elevated blood sugar and frequent high blood pressure and blood fats exists because of damage to the heart on different levels simultaneously.Damage occurs in: • the heart blood vessels • the heart muscle metabolism • the blood staunching in the heart blood vessels • the nerve fibers of the […]