Taking multivitamin and mineral supplements does not prevent heart attacks, strokes or cardiovascular death, according to a new analysis of 18 studies published in Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, an American Heart Association journal.
The Superintendent of Public Health has just released the following
The situation regarding valsartan containing products that may be effected has been issued by the Medicines Authority Malta
The release is available on http://www.medicinesauthority.gov.mt/news-details?id=FF9F and is being reproduced below
As you know, over the past 48 hours there has been an evolving situation with regards to a number of valsartan containing products.
The following is a list of resources which we feel are useful when guiding patients.
Randomised controlled trial demonstrates significant effect on adherence rates and serum urate levels over 12 weeks
In a survey to assess treatment preferences for high blood pressure, respondents were more likely to choose a daily cup of tea or a pill over exercise, according to preliminary research presented at the American Heart Association’s Quality of Care and Outcomes Research Scientific Sessions 2018, a premier global exchange of the latest advances in quality of care and outcomes research in cardiovascular disease and stroke for researchers, healthcare professionals and policymakers.