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New Statin Recommendations for Primary Prevention from USPSTF

USPSTF 2016 recommendations on statin use for primary prevention of CVD

Clinical Question:
What are the benefits and harms of statin treatment for dyslipidemia in adults 21 years and older? 175 more words

Family Medicine/Pearls

Three Coexisting Phases of Lipid Membranes

While there has been a large amount of research into the phase behavior of lipid membranes in the past decade driven by the biological relevance of ordered micro-domains (often termed “lipid-rafts”), images of… 489 more words

Biophysical Society

Biological Molecules: Lipids

There are two types of lipid of interest to an A level biologist: triglycerides and phospholipids. Both play important roles in living organisms.

Triglycerides… 482 more words

A Level Biology

Molecular Movements in Biomembranes

Today JPhysD completes its latest special issue: a collection of original articles and reviews capturing the state of the art of research on molecular movements in biomembranes. 353 more words


5 Top Posts From 2016

Our blog, Health to Heart Matters, is filled with the latest nutrient information, as well as tips for healthy living. Here are five of our top posts from 2016 that you don’t want to miss: 249 more words

Health Articles

New Link Found Between Diabetes and Alzheimer’s

Summary: Researchers report a drug used to treat diabetes may be successful at treating Alzheimer’s disease also.

Source: University of Aberdeen.

Drugs used to treat diabetes could also be used to treat Alzheimer’s disease, and vice versa, according to new research from the University. 975 more words