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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)

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What is Metabolic Syndrome?

This article was originally posted in April 2011 and has been updated to include recent developments. Metabolic syndrome (MetS) is a clustering of cardiovascular risk factors (such as: central obesity, (Read the full article)

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Reduce risk of early stage diabetes progressing further by changing habits now

Approximately 8% of the total population of Austria are affected by diabetes. This is a total of 600,000 people. This study comes from the Health Ministry’s current Austrian Diabetes Report, (Read the full article)