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...symptoms - and begin sending their data to researchers.? The first five apps - for Parkinson's, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, asthma, and breast cancer - are available Monday in the App Store for iPhones. Apple says it won't see any...
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Slack Tide: A pot primer for the newly legal can quote me on that.Of course, marijuana isn't exactly "healthy." Cannabis smoke can contribute to cardiovascular disease; it also contains 50 known carcinogens. Buzzkill. Vaporizing (i.e. heating without burning) or eating...
Time to take charge of heart health

...American Heart Association, cardiovascular disease, including heart disease...and wives will die from cardiovascular disease. Hundreds more will of women consider cardiovascular disease their greatest health risk...
Nutritional pioneer Price championed indigenous diets

...It is widely accepted that poor diet is a contributor to many adverse health conditions, including diabetes, cardiovascular disease, colon cancer and tooth decay. Yet there still seems to be considerable disagreement about what the ideal diet...
At SEARHC, wise women learning healthier lifestyle

...disease known as atriofibrillation. Though she had heart trouble as a child, she was shocked to learn that cardiovascular disease could affect a woman her age. She found out the hard way about the often-overlooked dangers of heart disease...
New view on mammograms

...Hormone therapy after menopause was standard practice after a 1991 study found that it reduced the risk of cardiovascular disease - until a study 11 years later found the opposite. Since then, the treatment has been linked to other health...
We need to act for the sake of the children

...increased risk of obesity as an adult, resulting in cardiovascular disease, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, orthopedic...overweight, which is a major risk factor for cardiovascular disease. Unfortunately, we cannot dismiss these grave...
Recent study boosts tobacco tax argument

...State-by-State Report Card," smoking is the leading cause of lung cancer and a primary risk factor for cardiovascular disease. Smoking also accounts for about 15 percent of all Medicaid costs. If adult smoking rates were reduced by just...
Consortium posters win international design award to women who qualify. "The poster series is compelling and brings home the often forgotten message that cardiovascular disease is the No. 1 cause of death for women," said Martha Pearson, SEARHC WISEWOMAN Women's Health Program Coordinator...
Kids and drugs - much more needs to be done

...drugs exacerbated dramatically the numbers and severity of cases of cancer, respiratory distress, AIDS and cardiovascular disease. There is evidence that drug addicts commit 100 crimes a year. Addictions tear apart families and ruin lives...


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