Some Jobs Harder on the Heart Than Others, Report Finds Risk is greatest for those in construction

But having to search for work may be just as stressful, unhealthy, researchers add

Over 80% of patients undergoing interventions for aortic stenosis are in same or better health one year after procedure A survey of 13,860 patients who had undergone interventions for aortic valve disease in Germany has revealed that over 80% were in the same or a better state of health one year after the intervention, and was satisfied with the procedural outcome. Aortic stenosis — the narrowing of the aortic valve in the heart — is the most frequent valvular heart disease in the aging Western population.