The Heart and Substance Abuse-blog

Contents: What causes alcoholic cardiomyopathy? The Importance of Preventative Care Can Drug Abuse Cause Congestive Heart Failure? Alcohol’s Effects on the Cardiovascular System The autophagy pathway also is rapidly upregulated during ATP depletion, mitochondrial dysfunction, and oxidative stress. Ethanol-mediated increases in autophagy therefore may be an important mechanism underlying the adverse myocardial effects of ethanol. […]