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Heart Failure Patients’ Mental And Physical Health Improve With Exercise
2012-08-01 09:39:07

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Exercise in patients who have recently suffered chronic heart failure has been shown to reduce symptoms of depression, as well as a significant reduction in deaths and hospitalizations, according to an international study published in the August 1st issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). The study, led by researchers at Duke University Medical Center, adds insight to the complex relationship between...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.