Cardiology

 
Study: No Link Found between Statin Use and Cognitive Decline, Dementia in Older Adults
June 22, 2021

A new analysis of the large ASPREE trial found statin use in older adults is not associated in the incidence of dementia or a decline in neurocognitive health.

CDC Reschedules Meeting on Reports of Myocarditis Following COVID-19 Vaccination
June 21, 2021

The special meeting to review cases of myocarditis in the US following COVID-19 vaccination, will now take place this Wednesday during the ACIP online meeting.

Despite Knowing the Risks, Many Adults with CVD Report Current Tobacco Use
June 17, 2021

Although over 90% of adults with a history of CVD reported knowing that smoking can cause heart disease, nearly 30% reported current tobacco use in a new study.