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Tag: Heart disease

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The New Nutrition
Fall 2004
The problem with dietary recommendations is that they haven't been necessarily based on sound science.
Categories: Health sciences
Tags: Nutrition, Food, Heart disease

A new method for measuring heart risk
Winter 2003
Almost 500,000 people in the U.S. die each year from coronary artery disease, the most common type of heart disease. Half of those people didn't even know they were at risk or had any symptoms of the condition, according to the American Heart Asso...
Categories: Health sciences
Tags: Medical tests, Heart disease

Treatments for congestive heart failure focus of study
Spring 2002
For this alum, age is no obstacle"I asked what would happen if I die before the research is over. They said, ‘We'll try to find out where you are and sue you.’ ”—Dr. Gordon MauriceWith some amusement, Dr. Gordon L. Maurice (’40, ...
Categories: Alumni, Health sciences
Tags: Heart disease