Tag Archives: atherosclerosis

Modest Coffee Consumption Good for the Heart: Study

Modest Coffee Consumption Good for the Heart: Study

  Paris, France – People who drink three to five cups of coffee a day may have a lower risk of clogged arteries that can cause serious heart problems, a study said Tuesday. The ...

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Nano-Drones May Knock Cholesterol Out of Bloodstream: Study

Nano-Drones May Knock Cholesterol Out of Bloodstream: Study

  Miami, United States – Tiny nano-particles that act like miniature drones could deliver a knock-out punch to plaque buildup in the arteries, according to an experimental approach described by US scientists ...

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How to Prevent Heart Disease and Stroke

How to Prevent Heart Disease and Stroke

  ADULT HEALTH – The heart and blood vessels make up your circulatory system. Your heart is a muscle that pumps blood through the body. The heart pumps blood carrying ...

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Gene Clues to Glaucoma Risk Factors

Gene Clues to Glaucoma Risk Factors

  PARIS, August 31, 2014 (AFP) – Scientists on Sunday said they had identified six genetic variants linked to glaucoma, a discovery that should help earlier diagnosis and better treatment ...

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Scientists Explain Stress-Heart Attack Link

Scientists Explain Stress-Heart Attack Link

  PARIS, June 22, 2014 (AFP) – Scientists said Sunday they may have unravelled how chronic stress leads to heart attack and stroke: triggering overproduction of disease-fighting white blood cells ...

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Four or More Kids Could Be Bad for Mom’s Heart: Study

Four or More Kids Could Be Bad for Mom’s Heart: Study

  WASHINGTON, March 28, 2014 (AFP) – Having four or more children could be bad for a mother’s heart, a US study suggested Friday. Plaque buildup, an early sign of ...

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