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Being heart healthy as a young adult may increase your chance of staying mentally sharp in mid-life.
New investigational PCSK9 inhibitor shown to significantly reduce LDL-C among Japanese patients BRIDGEWATER, N.J.
'Hubs' offer personal health consultations, blood draws and group classes in a modern, stylish environment RICHMOND, Va., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Diagnostic Laboratory,
Findings Presented at the American College of Cardiology Annual Meeting Using the VAP® Lipid Panel Highlight Connection between Lipoproteins and Risk of Coronary Heart Disease WASHINGTON,
Data demonstrates that the NMR LipoProfile® test provides clinically reliable information to help reduce cardiovascular events, especially in patients with diabetes and those on statin therapy WASHINGTON,
- Reductions of up to 64 percent in triglycerides achieved CARLSBAD, Calif., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Application of U.S. and European cholesterol guidelines to a European population found that proportions of individuals eligible for statins differed substantially, with one U.S. guideline recommending statins for nearly all men and two-thirds of women, proportions exceeding those of the other guidelines.
Statins are associated with a significant improvement in erectile function, a fact researchers hope will encourage men who need statins to reduce their risk of heart attack to take them.
Past research has shown that heart attacks and heart-related deaths rise during the winter months and researchers at Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease recently found that increased cholesterol levels may be to blame.
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