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Antacid drugs linked to stroke

By Dr. David Brownstein From Newsmax Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) are some of the most widely used medications on the market. They work by poisoning an enzyme that is responsible for stomach cells’ ability to make hydrochloric acid. Unfortunately, these…

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CAYMAN HEART FUND 10th Annual International Symposium

The Cayman Heart Fund  10th Annual International Symposium took place at Grand Cayman Marriott George Town on Thu March 23 2017. Presenter: CONSTANTINO S. PEÑA, M.D. Constantino S. Peña, M.D., is an interventional radiologist and the medical director of vascular…

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New Blood Pressure Guidelines Dangerous: Study

From Newsmax Scientists continue to debate when doctors should prescribe blood pressure medication for older Americans, with a new study saying delayed treatment puts people at greater risk of stroke. For people 60 and older, a U.S. panel in 2014…