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Decreased bone mineral density (BMD) leads to increased risk of cardiovascular (CV) disease

A study to optimise bone strength and reducing risk of fracture, while at the same time decreasing risk of cardiovascular disease was done by the following team: 1,808 more words


I Love Those CVD Diamonds!

I was looking lovingly at a  gorgeous diamond ring today – $90, 000 worth – and the store assistant asked if I’d like to try one on. 148 more words

Children Warn of Smoking Risks in Hard Hitting Campaign

A new PHE film shows children creating personal images and warnings about the damage smoking causes to convince smokers to stop.

Public Health England (PHE) has launched a campaign to highlight the damaging effect smoking has on the heart, as it is revealed that, in England, 45 people a day die of cardiovascular disease (CVD) caused by smoking. 555 more words


Less wine, more gym...

News items telling the public that drinking alcohol has health benefits are a regular feature of the tabloid press, and once again the other week I spotted this news item making it’s way around on social media: 952 more words


미국 상무부는 캐나다 제재목 수입을 조사

미국 상무부는 캐나다에서 미국 수입되는 침엽수 제재목에 대한 반 덤핑 (antidumping) 관세와 상계 관세(countervailing duty) 에 대한 조사를 시작하였습니다. Washington, D.C.의 미국 제재목 연합 (U.S. Lumber Coalition), South Carolina주의 Collum’s Lumber Products, Mississippi주의 Hankins, Washington 주의 Weyerhaeuser Co. 49 more words


미국은 중국 합판에 관세 부여를 모색

미국 활엽수 합판 제조업체들은 중국에서 수입되는 활엽수 합판의 관세 부여에 대하여 다시 한번 탄원서를 제출하였습니다. 2016년 12월 9일에 미국 상무부 (US Department of Commerce)는 중국 수입 합판에 대한 반덤핑 관세와 상계 관세 (AD/CVD) 조사를 착수 하였습니다.   9 more words


Unaware of your vitamin D status?

More than 7 out of 10 people in India are deficient in the sunshine vitamin or vitamin D. Analysis of data from over 10 lakh Indian users at eKincare.com have shown that more than 75% are vitamin D deficient. 103 more words