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2006-01-06 12:23:10

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The economic situation of people's neighborhoods may affect their risk of suffering a heart attack, a study in Sweden suggests.

2005-11-21 16:23:35

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Premature birth may create a risk for high blood pressure, a study by scientists based on tests of Swedish men showed on Monday.

2005-11-18 01:29:26

By Patricia Reaney LONDON (Reuters) - If people avoided major risk factors for cancer, more than a third of the 7 million annual deaths from the disease could be prevented, scientists said on Friday.

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2005-11-18 01:25:00

If people avoided major risk factors for cancer, more than a third of the 7 million annual deaths from the disease could be prevented, scientists said on Friday.

2005-11-17 19:06:06

By Patricia Reaney LONDON (Reuters) - If people avoided major risk factors for cancer, more than a third of the 7 million annual deaths from the disease could be prevented, scientists said on Friday.

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2005-11-14 14:10:00

Children who eat out frequently have higher blood pressure, cholesterol and other heart risk factors than children fed home-cooked meals more often, U.S. researchers reported on Monday.


Word of the Day
dingle
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.
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