Tag Archives: heart

ACC: Amarin rolls out more Vascepa heart benefits data to back label expansion

Amarin has rolled out new Vascepa data that could change the way doctors prevent heart disease. Monday, the company trumpeted more data showing its fish oil-derived Vascepa could significantly cut heart risks, and the drugmaker plans to add the benefits to the product’s label. Investigators of the REDUCE-IT trial previously found Vascepa could slash the risk of… Read More »

Fried Foods Tied to Heart Disease in Women

Eating fried foods may increase the risk of heart disease and death in women over 50. Researchers used health and dietary data on 106,966 postmenopausal women enrolled in a large health study between 1993 and 1998, and followed their health through the beginning of 2017. They found that compared with women who ate none, those… Read More »