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2015-02-27 23:01:54

February is American Heart Month, and the Center for Primary Care is sharing tips on improving heart health. Evans, GA (PRWEB) February 27, 2015 In honor

2015-01-27 12:32:07

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2014-09-30 23:11:18

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Cholesterol Testing markets.

2014-07-09 08:29:03

INDIANAPOLIS, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chek Diagnostics, the U.S.-based manufacturer of both the CardioChek® brand and the A1CNow® family of point-of-care diagnostic products, announced today

2014-06-10 08:32:00

INDIANAPOLIS, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chek Diagnostics, the U.S.-based manufacturer of both the CardioChek® brand and the A1CNow® family of point-of-care diagnostic products, announced

Winter's Cold May Lead To Higher Cholesterol Levels: Study
2014-03-28 12:02:26

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.

Cholesterol-Lowering Benefits Of The Strawberry
2014-02-26 07:15:44

A team of volunteers ate half a kilo of strawberries a day for a month to see whether it altered their blood parameters in any way. At the end of this unusual treatment, their levels of bad cholesterol and triglycerides reduced significantly.

2013-11-18 20:38:54

Johns Hopkins researchers have developed a more accurate way to calculate low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol, the so-called "bad" form of blood fat that can lead to hardening of the arteries and increase the risk of heart attack and stroke.

A Better Way To Measure Cholesterol
2013-03-27 05:07:55

The formula currently used to calculate an individual’s “bad” cholesterol levels is often inaccurate, sometimes underestimating low-density lipoprotein (LDL) levels in those most at risk, researchers from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine have discovered.


Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.