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Hearing loss was once considered an inevitable price of growing older.
The resting pulse rate of UK pre-teens may have risen by up to two beats a minute during the past 30 years.
Cholesterol-lowering drugs should be prescribed to about 33 million more Americans, according to new guidelines for healthcare providers recently released by a joint committee from the American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology.
Overweight people face an increased risk of heart attack and ischemic heart disease (IHD), even in the absence of other risk factors, and older obese women face an increased risk of death, chronic disease and mobility issues prior to the age of 85.
Patients with obesity undergo a disproportionately higher number of elective orthopaedic surgeries in the U.S.
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