Researchers find that weight gain may overstrain the heart muscle, which, in time, could lead to heart failure. Weight management could reduce this risk. [...]
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Exposure to ozone is linked to changes in blood platelets and raised blood pressure at levels lower than that tied to changes in the lungs, study shows. [...]
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Large population study with participants from four European countries suggests that length of working hours is a strong factor in the development of A-fib. [...]
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Chemicals found in many plastics, called phthalates, have once again been linked with a range of chronic conditions, including type 2 diabetes. [...]
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Ionizing radiation, such as x-rays, has a harmful effect on the cardiovascular system even at doses equivalent to recurrent CT imaging, a new study published in the International Journal of Radiation... [...]
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