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2005-08-29 14:25:00

Giving a heart attack patient a statin drug right away reduces the chance he or she will die by 50 percent, U.S. researchers said on Monday.

2005-08-29 13:35:10

By Anthony J. Brown, MD NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Previous studies have already shown that people who have a heart attack do better if they're prescribed a statin drug (such as Lipitor or Zocor, for example) when they leave the hospital.

2005-08-03 14:58:21

A protein in the blood that is considered to be a key indicator of future heart disease may vary considerably among women and men, as well as blacks and whites, according to new research at UT Southwestern Medical Center.

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  • The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
  • A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
  • To mutter deliriously.
The word 'dwale' comes from an Old English word meaning 'error, doubt, delusion.'