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Cardioprotective Effects of Black Raspberries

Cardioprotective Effects

Growing evidence indicates that raspberries can favorably affect heart health by modulating high blood pressure and inhibiting LDL oxidation. With one in-three Americans suffering from hypertension, raspberry consumption offers a powerful dietary strategy for combating this silent killer. 345 more words

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Key signs and symptoms of cancer

  1. Breathlessness or Shortness of Breath

    It’s not unusual to feel out of breath every now and then. But if you notice that you’re feeling breathless more than usual or for a lot of the time, tell your doctor.

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Anthocyanins in Cardiovascular Disease

Taylor C. Wallace

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Developing Solutions, LLC, Washington, DC 20008


Anthocyanins are a group of abundant and widely consumed flavonoid constituents that occur ubiquitously in the plant kingdom, providing the bright red-orange to blue-violet colors present in many fruit- and vegetable-based food products. 490 more words

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Berries: emerging impact on cardiovascular health


Berries are a good source of polyphenols, especially anthocyanins, micronutrients, and fiber. In epidemiological and clinical studies, these constituents have been associated with improved cardiovascular risk profiles. 418 more words

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This morning’s grand rounds at Mass General was given by Dr. Markella Zanni about HIV and cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk. A few take-home points, with my commentary interspersed: 370 more words


Implementing Loop Prevention on CUBE

We work quite a lot with a single ITSP in our smaller deployments, but keep hitting a problem with number porting.  We’re repeatedly facing a problem whereby the number porting is done up front, and often in the case of BE6K installations includes  547 more words


Christmas Wants

I don’t know about you,  but when someone puts me on the spot to make a decision as huge as “What do you want for Christmas?” I freeze. 531 more words