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2010-09-24 10:39:00

BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Popular morning talk show LIVE! with Regis and Kelly hosted the 2010 edition of the show's High Heel-a-thon, Wednesday morning in New York's Central Park.

2010-09-22 16:37:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- On today's "LIVE! with Regis and Kelly," 26-year-old Ida Bernstein of Cockeysville, MD ran away with the win during LIVE's 2010 High Heel-a-thon in Central Park.

2010-08-05 14:39:41

Scanning the genomes of more than 100,000 people from all over the world, scientists report the largest set of genes discovered underlying high cholesterol and high triglycerides — the major risk factors for coronary heart disease, the nation's number one killer.

2010-06-25 15:55:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., June 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) of the National Institutes of Health, announced June 21st that it will fund nine research grants to improve the safety of red blood cell transfusions. Wake Forest University Professor of Physics Daniel Kim-Shapiro and a collaborator at the University of Pittsburgh have been awarded a $2.8 million, four-year grant to study why the quality of stored blood degrades over time and to...

2010-06-04 14:17:05

Experimental Approach Seems no Better Than Standard Treatment.

2010-05-27 13:50:14

Pediatric Heart Network study is largest clinical trial of treatment of patients with congenital heart disease.

2010-05-19 08:15:00

INDIANAPOLIS, May 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE: SPG), the country's largest owner, developer and manager of high quality retail real estate, has teamed up with Diet Coke to offer the Simon From the Heart Giftcard.

2010-05-12 09:02:38

Adults who have mild sickle cell disease scored lower on brain function tests when compared to healthy participants, suggesting the blood disease may impact the brain more than previously realized.

2010-05-04 12:20:16

Rush Center for Urban Health Equity will focus on disparities in heart and lung disease.


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overword
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