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Unlike our other quizzes, there’s so much information out there about cholesterol. This quiz should probably be easy-peasy. We expect to..
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When you go for your annual physical, make sure your doctor performs or recommends these simple tests that may save your health — and you..
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What is Inflammation?
Inflammation is the body’s response to toxins, injury, infection, illness, and stress. When the body senses trouble..
Cholesterol is widely misunderstood. For instance, did you know that your body not only needs cholesterol, but it also makes it? Cholester..
Calculating Cardiovascular Risk
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Your heart is beating as many as 100,000 times a day, every day. That’s 365 million bea..