• Lower household income associated with higher risk for HF mortality

    1 month ago - By Healio

    Household income less than 150% of the federal poverty level was linked to a greater risk for HF mortality, according to study findings presented at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions.
    “From year to year, the per capita cost of managing heart failure is rising and... so is the patient's financial responsibility,” Olayinka J. Agboola, MD, MPH, of St. Mary's Hospital, said during a presentation.
    The researchers assessed whether there was any association between household income expressed as a percentage of federal poverty level and the rate of HF mortality
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  • Link Between Allergic Conditions and Lower COVID-19 Infection Risk

    Link Between Allergic Conditions and Lower COVID-19 Infection Risk

    1 month ago - By Medindia Health

    Allergic conditions (hay fever, atopic eczema, rhinitis, asthma) are associated with a lower risk of COVID-19 infection.
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