|Does stone-related atherosclerosis start in childhood?|
Using ultrasound to measure carotid artery intima-media thickness and participants' urine samples for evidence of atherosclerosis-related proteins, they found the children with nephrolithiasis had higher carotid artery intima-media thickness of the ...
ModernMedicine - Wed, 30 Sep 2015 09:17
|Childhood kidney stones associated with atherosclerosis, study shows ...|
Research has established a connection between kidney stones and atherosclerosis in adults, but this study, conducted by clinician-scientists at Nationwide Children's Hospital, is the first to identify a significant association between the two health ...
EurekAlert (press release) - Mon, 21 Sep 2015 06:30
|Kidney stones in children linked to development of adult atherosclerosis|
UPI.com - Mon, 21 Sep 2015 14:30
|Kidney stones linked to heart disease risk in children|
The Siasat Daily - Tue, 22 Sep 2015 02:56
|European Atherosclerosis Society urges public to think again about cholesterol ...|
New multinational survey results show major discrepancy between understanding significance of high cholesterol and taking action against this major risk factor for cardiovascular disease. The European Atherosclerosis Society (EAS) announced results ...
Times of Malta - Tue, 29 Sep 2015 05:22
|Erratum: G Protein-coupled Estrogen Receptor Protects from Atherosclerosis|
Due to errors by the publisher, an incorrect version of the Supplementary Information file was originally published with this Article, omitting the LDL Cholesterol values in Supplementary Tables I and II. The correct Supplementary Information now ...
Nature.com - Wed, 16 Sep 2015 02:15
|Struggles with sleep linked to heart disease risk|
“The calcium score obtained by computerized tomography scan is a very good measure of calcium buildup in the coronary arteries reflecting coronary atherosclerosis,” Kim said. “The higher the coronary calcium score, the greater the risk of having a ...
Reuters - Thu, 10 Sep 2015 13:29
|Sleep troubles tied to heart disease: study|
New York Daily News - Fri, 11 Sep 2015 07:03
|Inflammatory Response May Fan The Flame Of Dietary Fats' Role In Obesity ...|
An enhanced inflammatory response could be the key link between high saturated fat intake - a recognized risk factor for obesity-related disorders - and the development of diseases like type 2 diabetes and atherosclerosis. A new study in the Journal of ...
Science 2.0 - Sun, 04 Oct 2015 14:45
|Researchers track cholesterol in real time|
For years, researchers knew that the first step in atherosclerosis, or hardening of the arteries, began when cholesterol moved through the endothelium, the inner lining of the blood vessel's wall. But due to technical limitations, this process was ...
Laboratory Products News - Mon, 21 Sep 2015 14:33
|Screening for peripheral neuropathy and peripheral arterial disease in persons ...|
Peripheral arterial disease, a pointer to the presence of atherosclerosis is oft reported in diabetes mellitus (DM). Potential sequelae of this finding in DM are diverse ranging from cardiovascular morbidity, the development of foot ulceration ...
BMC Blogs Network - Sun, 04 Oct 2015 01:03