Objective To assess the risk of pulmonary embolism, ischaemic stroke, and myocardial infarction associated with combined oral contraceptives according to dose of oestrogen (ethinylestradiol) and progestogen. 251 more words
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When someone who had appeared to be healthy dies suddenly, it is often assumed that he/she died of “a massive heart attack.” Certainly, this was the case in the recent unexpected sudden death of Garry Shandling, the actor and comedian. 899 more words
Elevated pulmonary artery pressures can be found in a very diverse population of patients. Elevated pulmonary artery pressure can be the patient’s primary problem or secondary to other medical problems. 381 more words
Traveling is exciting, but it presents multiple challenges to your health. To best meet these challenges, preparation is everything.
Before you travel and every time you travel, your surest means of protecting yourself is to confirm you are current on routine vaccines. 380 more words