Behavioral Medicine

Yoga-CaRe Commentary

Eric Peterson, MD, chair of the program committee for Scientific Sessions 2018, comments on the results of the Yoga-CaRe trial, which was presented at the meeting in Chicago.

Science News

VIDEO: The American Heart Association Response to the COVID-19 Crisis
Black, Hispanic people hospitalized for COVID-19 at disproportionately high rates
Adherence to a Healthy Sleep Pattern and Incident Heart Failure: A Prospective Study of 408,802 UK Biobank Participants
Health Equity and Structural Racism Language Guide (PDF)
Call to Action: Structural Racism as a Fundamental Driver of Health Disparities

Journals

How Patients With Heart Failure Perform Daily Life Activities
Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension Dietary Intervention Improves Blood Pressure and Vascular Health in Youth With Elevated Blood Pressure
Associations Between Physical Activity and Incident Hypertension Across Strata of Body Mass Index: A Prospective Investigation in a Large Cohort of French Women
Association Between Moderate‐to‐Vigorous Physical Activity and the Risk of Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events or Mortality in People With Various Metabolic Syndrome Status: A Nationwide Population‐Based Cohort Study Including 6 Million People
Normal and Abnormal Relationships of Pulmonary Artery to Wedge Pressure During Exercise

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