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Eating nuts elevates mood, lower heart disease risks

November 6th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 6 (IANS) Eating nuts helps lowers heart disease risk in people with metabolic syndrome (MetS) or those with excess abdominal fat, high blood sugar and high blood pressure, ... Read more...

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Mortality rate down, but BP still cause for concern

April 27th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 27 (IANS) Despite mortality rates decreasing and the availability of medication, there is still a gap in the death rate between patients who have high blood pressure and ... Read more...

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Raised blood fat levels tied to heart disease

May 7th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 7 (ANI): Raised levels of triglycerides, a type of blood fat, may be an important cause of heart disease, new genetic research suggests.To reach the conclusion, Cambridge University boffins looked ... Read more...

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Champagne is good for the heart

December 13th, 2009 - 12:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 13 (ANI): A glass or two of champagne is good for heart and blood circulation, say researchers.According to Reading University researchers, the fizz made with black grapes has the potential ... Read more...

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Obesity epidemic negating efforts to cut heart disease risks

November 19th, 2009 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 19 (IANS) A swelling tide of obesity over the past two decades has set back efforts to cut down the risks of heart disease. Kami Banks, cardiology research fellow at the ... Read more...

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High fibre diets bad for controlling diabetes, heart disease

December 18th, 2008 - 10:47 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Dec 18 (IANS) A new Canadian study has found that beans, peas, pasta, lentils and boiled rice are better for controlling type-2 diabetes and heart disease risks than high-fibre diets like ... Read more...

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