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Researchers use precision cardiovascular medicine to prevent the development of heart disease

Researchers use precision cardiovascular medicine to prevent the development of heart disease

The precision medicine approach can identify people at high genetic risk for hypertension, heart failure, stroke and heart attack and use precision medicine to help prevent fatal cardiovascular disease. Written by: Tehreem Khan Media Contact: Anna Jones Vibhu Parcha, MD, and Pankaj Arora, MD Photography: Andrea MabryNearly half of all American adults have high blood …

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WSU sleep researchers say Santa at risk of crashing sleigh over North America due to fatigue - WSU Insider

WSU sleep researchers say Santa at risk of crashing sleigh over North America due to fatigue – WSU Insider

SPOKANE, Wash. — Santa’s sleepless night delivering holiday gifts around the world could put him at increased risk for fatigue-related sledding accidents in North America, researchers at the Elson S. Floyd say. Washington State University College of Medicine and University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine. The case study, published in Sleep Health earlier this …

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Mental health services for rural farmers need urgent attention, say researchers

Mental health services for rural farmers need urgent attention, say researchers

Mental health services in rural areas need urgent attention to ensure farmers’ needs are adequately met, researchers say. Farmers facing worsening mental health issues experience what researchers call a tense “support landscape” in rural areas. A study funded by the ESRC and published today in Rural sociology shows how the Covid-19 pandemic has led to …

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Hair Loss Treatment: Researchers Identify the Best Supplements

Hair Loss Treatment: Researchers Identify the Best Supplements

Share on PinterestWhat does the scientific evidence say about using nutritional supplements to treat hair loss? Image credit: Socha/Getty Images. Hair loss is a common problem, with nearly 80% of men and half of all women experiencing hair loss in their lifetime. Although nutritional supplements are commonly used to treat hair loss, there is little …

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Stanford researchers find COVID-19 pandemic stress is in the brains of physically aged teenagers

The brains of adolescents who were assessed after the pandemic ended appeared several years older than those of adolescents who were assessed before the pandemic. The brains of adolescents who were assessed after the end of the COVID pandemic shutdowns appeared several years older than those of adolescents who were assessed before the pandemic. So …

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Johns Hopkins researchers have identified a new potential treatment target for sleep apnea

Sleep apnea is a potentially dangerous sleep disorder in which breathing stops and restarts several times while you sleep. According to a recent mouse study, the target is an ion channel that has already been shown to impact blood pressure in obese mice. According to Johns Hopkins Medicine scientists, a recent study in obese mice …

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Johns Hopkins researchers have identified a new potential treatment target for sleep apnea

Sleep apnea is a potentially dangerous sleep disorder in which breathing stops and restarts several times while you sleep. According to a recent mouse study, the target is an ion channel that has already been shown to impact blood pressure in obese mice. According to Johns Hopkins Medicine scientists, a recent study in obese mice …

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