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  1. Long-term heavy drinking may age arteries over timeRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Heavy alcohol drinking habits over the years may prematurely age arteries, especially in men, putting them at an increased risk for heart disease, according to new research in Journal of the American Heart Association, the Open Access Journal of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. Drinking too much, can affect the elasticity of the arterial walls and prematurely age the arteries, interfering with blood flow.

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  2. How just one pint a day can increase risk of heart diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Men who down more than a pint of beer a day over several years may increase their chances of heart disease by prematurely ageing their arteries. The finding comes from a British study suggesting that drinking can affect the elasticity of arterial walls, interfering with the flow of blood.

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  3. Risk test could reduce unnecessary cardiac diagnostics by thousands, says UBC-led studyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Thousands of people are needlessly given radiological exams and cardiac stress tests after suffering chest pains, according new research led by the University of British Columbia. And not only have the researchers identified the problem - more than a quarter of people tested have no heart-related problems for at least 25 months after experiencing chest pains - they are offering a solution.

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  4. [Sports & Health] Why so salty? A look at sodium consumptionRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Sheaf

    Sodium, a main ingredient in what's commonly known as table salt or just plain salt, is a seasoning present in high quantities in many foods. But just how high is that sodium content in the foods you love? In the past two editions of the Sheaf , I have looked at sugar consumption in my own diet, as well as providing tips for those looking to decrease their own sugar consumption.

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  5. High school students to launch biology research into spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    ... first International Space Station expeditions. Their community in the Appalachian Kentucky has a high rate of hypertension, or high blood pressure, which can be associated with heart problems. They hope this research will provide some new insights ...

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  6. New weight loss guidelines not necessarily recommended by local cardiologistsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    Chief of Cardio for Mercy Health St. Vincent Medical Center, Dr. Ameer Kabour says diet and exercise are crucial in preventing heart disease. Dr. Kabour says he's treating many more patients in their 30s who think they are too young for heart disease and subsequently aren't taking care of their bodies.

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  7. Long-term heavy drinking may age arteries over timeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    Heavy alcohol drinking habits over the years may prematurely age arteries, especially in men, putting them at an increased risk for heart disease, according to new research in Journal of the American Heart Association , the Open Access Journal of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. Drinking too much, can affect the elasticity of the arterial walls and prematurely age the arteries, interfering with blood flow.

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  8. Going from low- to intermediate-fitness may prolong lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Patients who started with low fitness levels but were able to improve to intermediate or high fitness levels reduced their risk of death during the study by roughly 40 percent, say the authors. Exercise capacity is measured during an exercise stress test, which is typically performed on a treadmill or stationary bike.

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  9. 'Fasting-mimicking' diet said to reduce risk factors for agingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Following a diet that mimics fasting may reduce risk factors for disease in generally healthy people, according to a small study. Dr. Min Wei of UCLA's Longevity Institute and colleagues tested the effects of the fasting-mimicking diet on various risk factors for diabetes, heart disease, cancer or other conditions.

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  10. Esse Health Gateway Asthma & Allergy Relief in O'Fallon has movedRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Million Hearts Initiative recognized Esse Health as a 2014 Hypertension Control Champion for its success in helping patients control their high blood pressure. With 39 locations throughout the St. ...

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  11. Heart valve disease: What you don't know can kill youRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Orange County Register

    When most people think of heart disease, they think of heart attacks or heart failure. But many Americans have never heard of heart valve disease.

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  12. Ask an Attorney: The impacts of debt throughout your lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Many people view debt as a bottomless pit they've dug, but this does not have to be the case. There are ways to help clear your debt and allow you to move forward with your life.

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  13. Heart Attack: Do You Know The Symptoms, How To Protect Yourself?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sequoyah County Times

    Dr. Jack Whitaker, a cardiologist with the Wellmont CVA Heart Institute, was the guest speaker at this month's Passport 55 at Roby Fitzgerald Adult Center. The program is sponsored at the senior center by Laughlin Memorial Hospital.

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  14. Torquay man launches appeal for more help for elderly carersRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | This Is South Devon

    Torquay pensioner Terry Bayliffe is aiming to get 100,000 signatures on his petition because carers lose any carers allowance when they reach state pension age as the Government insist both are benefits and you can only have one. Terry, 68, said: "Most paid for their state pensions through 35+ years of work.

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  15. 7 Easiest Fruits to Digest For Constipation or Upset StomachRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Insider Monkey

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  16. Brazilians Prepare For A Test Of Physical EnduranceRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    Performers from the Salgueiro samba school dance during carnival celebrations at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Feb. 8, 2016. In Brazil, you can already feel the excitement in the air.

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  17. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Chronicle-Journal

    The Ontario Health Study is making one last call out to Ontarians between the ages of 30 and 74 to join the fight against cancer and chronic disease. Using questionnaire data and collecting blood samples for future research, the OHS is building a platform for researchers to use now and decades into the future to increase understanding and find better treatments for cancer and chronic disease.

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  18. 'Anti-hypertensive Therapeutics in Asia-Pacific Markets to 2022' PublishedRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    Hypertension is a serious and common medical condition characterized by elevated blood pressure. It is commonly seen in the aging population, and in people with sedentary lifestyles and obesity.

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  19. Warrior 2 pose explainedRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | PR Log

    RISHIKESH, India - Feb. 20, 2017 - PRLog -- From Tadasana , step your feet 3 1/2 to 4 feet apart with an exhalation. Raise your arms parallel to the floor and stretch them out to the sides.

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  20. .com | 'To people dustbins smell bad. To me they smell of money.'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | News24

    The 49-year-old single mother of three children wakes up early in the morning to catch a taxi at 06:00 from her two-roomed house in Geluksdal, Brakpan, to get to Geduld. "In the location [where she lives] there is no good stuff," she says.

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