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Heart Health

Heart Health The heart beats about 2.5 billion times over the average lifetime, pushing millions of gallons of blood to every part of the body. This steady flow carries with it oxygen, fuel, hormones, other compounds, and a host of …

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Cardiovascular disease is a global problem

Prof Bernard Gersh addresses attendees at the inaugural Dr Stuart John Saunders Lecture – speaking to the prevalence of cardiovascular disease in the developing world. Cardiovascular disease is a global problem Story Kate-Lyn Moore. Photos Robyn Walker In the first …

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What to do about mercury in fish

  What to do about mercury in fish Fish is an excellent source of protein, and its healthy oils protect against cardiovascular disease. Because a diet rich in seafood protects the heart and aids neurological development, fish remains an important …

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Cocoa for pleasure — and health?

  Cocoa for pleasure — and health? Massive study will try to determine benefits of much-loved, savory powder By Alvin Powell Yes, we love cocoa in winter, particularly around Valentine’s Day. But does cocoa love us? While you may want …

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Common Antacid Linked to Accelerated Vascular Aging

John Cooke, M.D., Ph.D., chair, Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, Houston Methodist Research Institute Houston Methodist Common Antacid Linked to Accelerated Vascular Aging Research supports observations of increased risk for heart disease, dementia and kidney disease Chronic use of some drugs …

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Antioxidant Reverses Vascular Aging In Mice

Photo credit: Rama via Wikimedia Commons. Antioxidant Reverses Vascular Aging In Mice by Justine Alford An encouraging new study has demonstrated that a mitochondria-targeted antioxidant compound may be able to reverse some of the effects of aging on vascular function, …

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