Cardiovascular Risk Factors

Cardiovascular Risk Factors | Health

High levels of HDL cholesterol and low levels of LDL cholesterol beneficial to the brain

New research published in JAMA Neurology (1) identifies that high levels of HDL cholesterol and low levels of LDL cholesterol is beneficial to the brain as well as the heart. (Read the full article)

Cardiovascular Risk Factors | Disease States

The Internal Body Clock and Cardiovascular Disease

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is one of the UK’s biggest killers. In 2010 almost 180,000 people died from the complications arising from CVD; approximately 80,000 of these deaths were caused by (Read the full article)

Cardiovascular Risk Factors | Diagnostics Industry | Disease States

Apolipoprotein (ApoE) gene variant more common in Africans than previously thought

Weill Cornell Medical College researchers have discovered that the Apolipoprotein (ApoE) gene variant associated with increased triglyceride levels – fats in the blood linked to heart disease, obesity, stroke and (Read the full article)