16 . 09 . 2019Fatty Liver - A Silent Epidemic
Non-alcoholic liver disease is an increasingly common condition and is expected to be the leading cause of liver transplantation in the near future.
21 . 03 . 2019Heart Rate Variability and the Autonomic Nervous System
Heart rate variability is a scientifically validated marker for assessment of the balance between the sympathetic and parasympathetic nervous systems, allowing the study of their influence in various diseases.
30 . 08 . 2018Lipoprotein (a) - An important cardiovascular risk marker
Despite significant advances in the diagnosis and therapy, cardiovascular disease in its various forms (coronary artery disease, stroke, peripheral artery disease) continues to be the leading cause of death in the industrialized world. Although some risk factors are non modifiable, like age and family history, there are several others to consider.