The analysis, written by representatives of the American Heart Association, focused on SGLT2 inhibitors and GLP-1 receptor agonists.

Prior use of ACE inhibitors or ARBs, however, was not associated with the same changes. 

Researchers recommended intermittent fasting for 12 to 16 hours at a time. 

The savings are a direct result of clinicians prescribing generic formulations whenever possible. 

Eating healthier plant-based foods—fruits and vegetables instead of refined grains and sweets—can help obese patients maintain normal blood pressure, according to new data presented ahead of ESC Congress 2020. 

The research, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, compared patients with diabetes who lost weight after gastric bypass surgery with those who lost it by changing their diet. 

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A patient's risk of death is also greater when they are male or 60 years old or younger.

Some researchers have shared concerns about how statin use may impact COVID-19 patients, but a new meta-analysis suggests there is a significant benefit. 

Eating chocolate—in moderation, of course—is associated with a reduced risk of coronary artery disease (CAD), according to new findings published in the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology.

Two separate research teams have highlighted the benefits of limiting meat consumption and adopting a plant-based diet.