Bariatric surgery reduces cardiovascular risk of obese

Obesity is associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease, the reason why obese people, and especially those with morbid obesity are or will be sick, should take steps to reduce their weight. And in this sense, according to a study carried out by researchers at the University of Oslo (Finland) and published in the...

Norvasc influence on the progression of atherosclerosis

Due to the presence of a number of reports of the possible beneficial effects of calcium antagonists on the state of the vascular endothelium was conducted multicenter, prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study was made. This study evaluated changes in the degree of atherosclerotic lesions of the coronary arteries and the thickness of the intima-medial layer of the carotid arteries on the background of the administration of amlodipine (http://norvascotc.com). The study was conducted on 825 patients...