congestive heart failure

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Congestive heart failure (CHF), also known as heart failure, occurs when the heart cannot properly pump blood to the body, and sufficiently supply the blood (and nutrients, including oxygen) that the organs require for proper functioning.   It can be caused by conditions that either weaken or stiffen the heart muscles or those that increase […]


Researchers of a recent study reported in the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition determined that high intake of fish omega-3 fatty acids is linked to a  25 per cent reduction in the risk of developing heart failure .   Since the initial report of the heart health benefits of omega-3 fatty acids were reported in […]