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Losing weight and reversing obesity might seem straightforward: Eat fewer calories than you burn. But that’s not as easy as it sounds.
Updated guidance is based on findings from the REPRIEVE trial, which showed pitavastatin reduced the risk of cardiovascular events by 35%.
The COVID virus infected coronary arteries and increased inflammation in atherosclerotic plaques.
REPRIEVE trial finds pitavastatin reduced the risk for heart attack, stroke and other major cardiovascular events by 35%.
Scientists are looking at whether blocking the receptor PCSK9 could reduce heart disease in people living with HIV.
White men and smokers are more likely to have arterial plaque despite low cardiovascular risk scores.
Across the life span, non-plaque-related causes of heart attack were more common in people with HIV.
Magnesium is said to figure as one of the greatest predictors of heart disease, and just about all of us are deficient.
Study participants treated with the monoclonal antibody had a 56% reduction in harmful cholesterol.
This finding from a study of people switching from TDF to TAF for HIV treatment may also have implications for those on PrEP.
Researchers analyzed autopsies among people with HIV who died in New York City since 1984.
This increased risk is not driven by differences in plaque buildup in the arteries compared with those who are HIV negative.
Additionally, researchers found that those with an unsupressed viral load had higher risk than those people with undetectable HIV.
Researchers have found that, among nonsmokers, HIV itself is linked to a person’s elevated risk of atherosclerosis, a precursor to heart attac...
HIV infection rather than antiretroviral treatment is linked to a risk for atherosclerosis among those who have never smoked.
HIV-positive individuals who maintain undetectable viral loads and high CD4 cell counts in the absence of ARV therapy have atherosclerosis.
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