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STATINS OF NO BENEFIT AGE 80 AND UP, even after a heart attack!

Finally IT HAS BEEN LOOKED AT AND TRUTHFULLY PUBLISHED, statin drugs for individuals 80 years of age and older  WITH DOCUMENTED HEART DISEASE SHOWS NO BENEFIT, EVEN AFTER A HEART ATTACK… 404 more words

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Colour swatches

I made these colour swatches using my current set of W&N oil paints. I’m hoping they’ll be useful for planning colour schemes for paintings. I’ve written the mixture on each swatch, to make it easier to mix again when I want that colour. 27 more words

CVD Colour Vision Deficiency

I’ve known I was “colour blind”1 since I was tested as a child. Today I tried a few online tests to learn more about my colour vision deficiency, or CVD. 688 more words

New Study Shows Avoiding Sun Exposure Is As Dangerous As Smoking


Source: GreenMedInfo.com
Dr. Michael Murry
August 11, 2016

Originally published on DoctorMurray.com.

Avoiding sun exposure may cause an increase in vitamin D deficiency so dangerous that it is comparable to smoking. 700 more words

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Statin therapy reduces MACE, mortality in asymptomatic PAD

Patients with a low ankle-brachial index, but without clinically recognized CVD, may experience lower major adverse CV events and mortality rates while on statin therapy, according to study findings published in the… 446 more words

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Hormone therapy for prostate cancer may pose a risk for black men

By Lateshia Beachum

Black men treated with hormone therapy for prostate cancer may have a higher risk of death than white men undergoing the same therapy, according to a new study. 362 more words

Health

Novel Risk Factors for CVD

Depression, night shift may increase cardiovascular risk

Depression is an independent risk factor for cardiovascular disease.

This was stressed  by Dr. Nasser Ghaemi, a professor at the Department of Psychiatry, Tufts University School of Medicine during the recent 2nd Experts’ Convergence for Health Outcomes (ECHO) Summit in Manila. 770 more words

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