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Weight Loss Middle-Aged Women Health Benefits
2013-12-20 11:02:34

Overweight middle-aged women could reduce the risk factors associated with diabetes and heart disease by losing at least 10 percent of their body weight over a 24 month period.

Heart Disease, Stroke Continue To Be Top Health Threats In America
2013-12-20 07:10:20

Each year, the American Heart Association (AHA) publishes the Heart Disease and Stroke Statistical Update in the journal Circulation. This year's report reveals that heart disease and stroke remain two of the top four killers of Americans.

2013-12-18 14:53:42

Researchers at Emory and Georgia Tech have developed a potential treatment for atherosclerosis that targets a master controller of the process.

2013-12-11 23:28:30

Sancilio and Company, Inc. (SCI) today announced its submission of an investigational new drug (IND) application to the U.S.

Corn Oil Better At Reducing Cholesterol
2013-12-07 06:23:03

A new study reveals that corn oil significantly reduces cholesterol with more favorable changes in total cholesterol and LDL-C than extra virgin olive oil.


Word of the Day
prosopography
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.