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Athletes May be at a Risk of Heart Disease

Even Olympic Athletes May be at Risk for Cardiovascular Disease

  The findings of a new study have revealed that despite being subjected to high levels of fitness and performance, athletes may still be at an increased risk of suffering from life threatening cardiovascular abnormalities. The researchers found that some ...

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Antidepressants May Help Cut Down Risk of Heart Disease, Stroke

Antidepressants Could Lower Heart Disease Risk

A study conducted by Salt Lake City’s Intermountain Heart Institute indicated that depression patients that are treated with antidepressants seem to present a lower risk of suffering heart attacks or strokes. After analyzing medical data from more than 5,300 Utah ...

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Low Vitamin D Levels Now Tied to Heart Disease Risk

Low Vitamin D Levels in Childhood May Raise Heart Risks: Study

The findings of a new study have now found a link between low vitamin D levels during childhood and an increased risk of heart disease later in life. For the study, the researchers took in 2100 children between 3-18 years ...

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Heart Disease In The Next 20 Years? A New Online Tool Can Help


A new online tool is now available and it can check your risk of having a heart disease in the next twenty years. Therefore, by just going online, you can do it free. The Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) ...

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