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Study finds that drinking alcohol causes changes in heart size and function, especially in elderly women.
Improving the nutritional value of meals helped curb obesity rates in California schools, but low-income areas didn’t experience longer-term benefits.
Multi-country study finds that cereal fiber has the greatest impact on diabetes risk.
One-third of Americans has a cluster of risk factors putting them at increased risk for heart disease and diabetes, based on a review of national surveys from the last decade.
When patients are well-educated about the decision, fewer decide to undergo the procedure.
Gender differences in the safety and efficacy of heart drugs are widely overlooked despite women having increased risk of complications.
Heart disease and insulin resistance are linked, but the latter does not need to be accounted for in heart risk calculations.
While low vitamin D levels are associated with high blood pressure, supplements are not enough to effectively lower blood pressure.
In this study, benefits from a daily glass of wine included less depression and inflammation and a better perception of one’s health.
Contrary to the old saying, a study finds that while regular apple consumption does not reduce the use of health care services, there are other benefits.