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Whey supplements ’significantly reduce blood pressure’


December 9th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 09 (ANI): A Washington State University study has found that beverages supplemented by whey-based protein can significantly reduce elevated blood pressure, reducing the risk of stroke and heart disease.Research led ... Read more...

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Diabetic South Asians more likely to lose their eyesight earlier than White Europeans


March 25th, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 25 (ANI): South Asians with type 2 diabetes are more likely to lose their eyesight at an earlier age compared to White Europeans with the same condition, according to ... Read more...

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Systolic, diastolic blood pressures combo better predictor of heart attack


February 19th, 2009 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): People with a combination of low diastolic blood pressure and a high systolic blood pressure are at a greater risk of heart attack and stroke, according to ... Read more...

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Fatty liver may raise heart disease risk in obese kids


July 1st, 2008 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 1 (IANS) Fatty liver in overweight or obese children might be a precursor of cardiovascular disease, says a new study. Researchers performed a case-controlled study of 150 overweight children with ... Read more...

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Relaxation training may cut hypertension medication among elderly


March 28th, 2008 - 3:47 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 28 (ANI): A 20-minute relaxation response session may help cut medication among elderly patients suffering from hypertension, according to a new study.Isolated systolic hypertension is most common among ... Read more...

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