|By PR Newswire||
|February 24, 2014 03:18 PM EST||
NORWALK, Conn., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Medica US announces that in honor of American Heart Month, Consultantlive.com, a leading online community for primary care clinicians, presents cutting edge reporting to help Americans learn about the risks of stroke and heart disease – and to help their health care providers help them stay "heart healthy."
Among the materials presented:
- Matters of the Heart: A Cardiovascular Photo Quiz -- A visual look at a variety of presentations of heart disease.
- Atrial Fibrillation: Bad for the Heart and the Soul -- Atrial fibrillation may have an impact on mental health and perception of physical health.
- Is There No Place Like Home for Blood Pressure Monitoring? -- Home recordings may help predict cardiovascular risk, especially in milder hypertension.
- Good Culinary News for Statin-Intolerant Patients – How changes on the menu of fast food chains could help lower LDL cholesterol levels.
Consultantlive.com regularly publishes content on key issues in cardiovascular health.
About UBM Medica US
Addressing today's healthcare information needs, UBM Medica US, delivers strategic, integrated communications solutions and comprehensive reach -- online, in print, via custom programs and live events. Improving the effectiveness of healthcare through information and education, UBM Medica US provides unbiased clinical, practical, and business information for physicians, providers and payers resulting in improved quality of care for patients around the world. Through journals, magazines, online communities, live and digital events, and other valuable resources, UBM Medica US also delivers comprehensive communication solutions for the pharmaceutical and related industries. Online communities include CancerNetwork.com, ConsultantLive.com, DiagnosticImaging.com, RheumatologyNetwork.com, OBGYN.net, PhysiciansPractice.com, PsychiatricTimes.com and SearchMedica.com. UBM Medica US is part of UBM Connect which, through a range of aligned interactive environments, both physical and digital – increases business effectiveness for both customers and audiences through meaningful experiences, knowledge and connections. Headquartered in New York, UBM Connect brings together UBM's healthcare business, UBM Medica US; UBM Canon's advanced design and manufacturing event, online and print brands; UBM Connect New York's catering, cruise shipping, customer management, and fine, specialty and custom chemical communities; and UBM Mexico's concrete show. For more information, visit www.UBMMedicaUS.com.
About UBM plc
UBM plc is a global events-led marketing services and communications company. We help businesses do business, bringing the world's buyers and sellers together at events and online, as well as producing and distributing news and specialist content. Our 5,500 staff in more than 30 countries are organized into expert teams which serve commercial and professional communities, helping them to do business and their markets to work effectively and efficiently.
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Jason J. Golden
Content Marketing Manager
SOURCE UBM Medica US