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Catheter ablation: atrial fibrillation with heat and cold treat

The heart of the clock, device, medications can help to obtain rate and rhythm. In addition, a non-drug Alternative is gaining in importance, the so-called catheter ablation, is reported by Priv.-Doz. Dr. René Andrié from the heart center, Helios Klinikum Siegburg, Germany, on a training event for pharmacists in Schladming, Austria. More or less happens […]

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Phytotherapy: plants help in the heat

Aloe Vera, mint, vine leaves, sage, and lemon balm: heißs summer days köcan extracts from these plants will help to alleviate the effects of the heat. So they act The ingredients of Aloe vera act kühlend and entzümaking retardant The sun burns, the air is flickering – many people genießthe heiße weather in the summer. […]

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Heat therapy boosts mitochondrial function in muscles

A new study finds that long-term heat therapy may increase mitochondrial function in the muscles. The discovery could lead to new treatments for people with chronic illness or disease. The study—the first of its kind in humans—is published ahead of print in the Journal of Applied Physiology. Mitochondria, the “energy centers” of the cells, are […]