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Commonly used antibiotics lead to heart problems: Study

Commonly used antibiotics lead to heart problems: Study

Researchers have found a link between two types of heart problems and one of the most commonly prescribed classes of antibiotics.In a study published on Wednesday in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, researchers found that current users of fluoroquinolone antibiotics, such as Ciprofloxacin or Cipro, face a 2.4 times greater risk of

HIV cases increasing in Pakistan at fastest rate: UN

HIV infection ups risk of heart failure, stroke

People living with HIV are at an increased risk of developing cardiovascular diseases (CVD), particularly heart failure and stroke, warn researchers.”Our findings reinforce the importance of primary prevention of cardiovascular disease through control of risk factors such as high blood pressure or smoking in persons living with HIV,” said study lead author Alvaro Alonso from