Patients at risk for atherosclerotic CVD face ‘remarkable treatment gap'
Among a cohort of more than a quarter million patients with atherosclerotic CVD in Canada, only about two-thirds were prescribed lipid-lowering therapy and of those, more than...
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Eat more fruits: These 12 nutrition powerhouses are high in health benefits and low in calories
Eating fruits offers tremendous health benefits - a fact supported by many studies. These are rich in vitamins and minerals, great for keeping diseases at bay, and have high...
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Lemon water with honey: 6 health benefits of this home remedy
Many people consider lemon water a nutritious health drink. After all, lemons are rich in vitamins and minerals, such as vitamin C, thiamin, riboflavin, iron, calcium, and...
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Warning: Biodegradable bowls contain toxic chemicals
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The Keto Diet Is Popular, but Is It Good for You?
Low-carb, high-fat eating can lead to weight loss, but scientists debate the long-term effects on health.
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Take Omega-3 Fatty Acid Medications to Control High Triglyceride Levels
Prescription omega-3 fatty acid drugs can effectively reduce triglyceride levels, and can be safely taken with statin drugs that reduce cholesterol levels.
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DR ELLIE CANNON: I'm a fit 9st so why's my cholesterol high?
A 76-year-old reader who weighs only nine stone and walks at least a mile a day has asked DR ELLIE CANNON why she has high cholesterol and whether it may be genetic.
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Vegetable-rich Diet may Ease Fatigue, Boost Good Cholesterol Levels in Multiple Sclerosis Patients
Eating a vegetable-rich diet can help multiple sclerosis patients to get rid of tiredness by raising good cholesterol levels, reveals a new study.
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Novel Monoclonal Antibody Slashes Cholesterol in HoFH
IV drug shines in familial hypercholesterolemia atop other lipid agents
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Vegetable-rich diet lowers fatigue in multiple sclerosis patients by raising good cholesterol
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New System Improves Wound Treatment, Drug Delivery In Soldiers
New study takes advantage of differences in electrical charge to create an all-aqueous, water-in-water construct that achieves compartmentalization in a synthetic biologic system.
Unique Pathway for Treating Deadly Children's Brain Cancer Identified
New study identified a unique way to disrupt the cellular process that contributes to Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Gliomas and may improve the success rate against the children's...
Listening to the 'Patient Voice' can Drive Improvements in Hospital Care: Study
Patient-reported experiences about in-patient cardiac care could improve the quality of hospital care, reports a new study.
9 Steps You Can Take to Prepare for Your Rhinoplasty Procedure
While a rhinoplasty isn't the most invasive procedure that you can undergo, like any surgery, it is important to prepare for it. When you make the decision to undergo a nose...
Could Prue Leith finally rescue patients from the horrors of hospital food?
Prue Leith has been drafted in by the Prime Minister to help end the hospital food scandal after Boris Johnson vowed to improve the quality of food supplied to patients at NHS...
Anxiety, Depression May Lead to More Opioid Use After Surgery
Anxiety and depression can lead people to consume more opioids after surgery. This new study helps clinicians mitigate the risk by identifying which patients are more likely to...
E. coli at new high; Campylobacter top cause of illness in Switzerland
Campylobacter was the top cause of illness while E. coli numbers reached a record high last year, according to foodborne illness figures from Switzerland. The 2018 surveillance...
Four-in-one pill could slash the risk of heart attacks
A major British-led study found the daily pill containing aspirin, a statin and two drugs to lower blood pressure slashes the risk by up to a third.
Salmonella superbug linked to beef and soft cheese has sickened 255 people...
An outbreak of antibiotic linked to American beef and soft cheese imported from Mexico has sent 60 people to the hospitals. Antibiotic resistance is rare in salmonella, causing...
TB Cases Drop Among the Young, But Racial Disparities Persist
Rates among all other racial/ethnic groups were at least 14 times higher than among whites.