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‘Broken heart syndrome’ actually protects organ

June 29th, 2012 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 29 (IANS) A condition that temporarily causes heart failure among those who experience severe stress might actually protect the organ from very high adrenaline levels, says a research.The ... Read more...

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Mid-aged women with high cholesterol not at risk for Alzheimer

November 11th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 11 (ANI): A new Johns Hopkins-led research has found that high cholesterol levels in middle age do not appear to increase women's risk of developing Alzheimer's disease and other forms ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Doctors miss high blood pressure in kids with kidney disease

November 16th, 2009 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 16 (IANS) Children with chronic kidney disease (CKD) who show normal blood pressure (BP) at the doctor's clinic have high BP when tested at home, indicating many of them are ... Read more...

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Cricket moghul Stanford hospitalized after prison fight with fellow inmate

September 26th, 2009 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
Houston, Sep 26(ANI): Texan billionaire Sir Allen Stanford, who is in jail awaiting trial on charges related to an alleged seven billion dollar Ponzi scam, was taken to hospital after being injured ... Read more...

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