Summer is coming to an end and for many of us the sun is also setting on those New Year resolutions we enthusiastically planned. We often start the year with the best intentions of improving our health and fitness, but life gets busy.
Can you train yourself to change your behaviour? Absolutely.
Screening for asymptomatic atrial fibrillation (AF) in Māori and Pacific Islander people aged 55 and over and treating it with anticoagulant medications could greatly reduce the risk of stroke and premature death, new research has found.