|Four Things Mummies Tell Us About Atherosclerosis|
A series of articles on the Horus study of mummies from around the world appearing in Global Heart showed just how universal atherosclerosis appears to have been across the millennia. 1. Different risk factors, same disease. Whole body CT scans showed ...
MedPage Today - Mon, 04 Aug 2014 07:34
|Scientists identify long-overlooked function of vascular smooth muscle cells ...|
Atherosclerosis, the buildup of plaques in the arteries, leads to myocardial infarction and stroke and is the major cause of death in the Western world. It is a chronic inflammatory disease of the arteries arising from interactions of modified ...
News-Medical.net - Tue, 12 Aug 2014 02:20
|Menopause: Hormone Therapy Does Not Slow Atherosclerosis|
However, HT has no effect on the progression of atherosclerosis, researchers report in an article published online July 28 in the Annals of Internal Medicine. "The cloud has a silver lining, but we were disappointed because earlier research, especially ...
Medscape - Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:52
|Hormone Therapy Doesn't Stop Atherosclerosis|
MedPage Today - Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:39
|Menopausal Hormone Therapy Does Not Affect Atherosclerosis|
HCPLive - Wed, 30 Jul 2014 07:13
|Atherosclerosis Common in Ancient Egypt, Mummies Reveal|
Atherosclerosis isn't just a condition of the modern era – mummies from ancient Egypt, Peru, North America, and Europe have been discovered to have evidence of atherosclerotic calcifications as well. A review in the journal Global Heart evaluated a ...
Monthly Prescribing Reference - Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:03
|Researchers focus on role of the protein progerin in atherosclerosis in both ...|
Science Codex - Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:30
|Our genes have made us susceptible to atherosclerosis, while our environment ...|
EurekAlert (press release) - Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:52
|Whole body CT scans show no significant differences in incidence or severity ...|
Medical Xpress - Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:30
|What Somebody's Mummy Can Teach You About Heart Disease|
NPR (blog) - Thu, 31 Jul 2014 02:11
|Chronic infection, smoke inhalation, or yet to be discovered cause could ...|
Orange County Breeze - Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:30
|Ancient Mummies Prove Heart Disease Is as Old as We Are|
Healthline - Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:22
|Analysis of the iceman mummy suggests genetic predisposition to atherosclerosis|
While prevalence and types of risk factors for atherosclerosis (narrowing of the arteries due to fatty deposits) have varied over time from ancient times to modern society (such as levels of obesity, physical activity), genetic predisposition/risk for ...
EurekAlert (press release) - Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:30
|Otzi 'The Iceman' Had Heart Disease Genes|
Yahoo News - Wed, 30 Jul 2014 16:17
|Otzi the Iceman was at increased risk of heart disease: DNA reveals 5300-year ...|
Daily Mail - Fri, 01 Aug 2014 06:12
|Otzi the Iceman: 5300-Year-Old Austrian Mummy Reveals Genetic ...|
International Business Times UK - Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:29
|Soy Introduced Early In Diet May Help Reduce Cholesterol, Coronary ...|
The scientists at Wake Forest School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, N.C., studied the effect a soy-based diet had on atherosclerosis. Atherosclerosis is the hardening of the arteries that occurs due to plaque build-up inside the arteries. The main ...
Medical Daily - Wed, 30 Jul 2014 07:26
|Lifelong Soy Consumption Protects Women's Heart Better, Study|
University Herald - Wed, 30 Jul 2014 01:51
|Diet rich in soy may help feminine hearts, but timing matters|
News-Medical.net - Wed, 30 Jul 2014 01:25
|Prolonged diet rich in soy can reduce women's risks of heart disease ...|
Daily Digest - Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:46
|Ladies eat soy -- it'll protect your heart for life!|
TheHealthSite - Wed, 30 Jul 2014 02:55
|Soy Protein More Effective Than Animal Protein In Preventing Heart Disease ...|
In an effort to find a safer and more effective therapeutic option, scientists at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center conducted an animal study to determine whether a high soy protein diet reduced the risk of coronary artery atherosclerosis, hardening ...
Science 2.0 - Sat, 16 Aug 2014 17:00
|Chronic infection, smoke inhalation or still undiscovered cause could explain ...|
In a paper published in this month's edition of Global Heart, researchers from the Horus mummy research team shared their research findings about discovering that atherosclerosis (a heart condition) was present in humans long before the adaptation of ...
Signal Tribune - Fri, 08 Aug 2014 13:26