UK research finds link between a high fat diet, obesity, heart disease

Feb 17, 17 UK research finds link between a high fat diet, obesity, heart disease

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New UK research has uncovered a new way in which a high fat diet could increase the risk of heart disease, by causing a harmful activation of the immune system. Previous research has already shown that being obese increases blood pressure and cholesterol — both of which are risk factors for heart disease. This new study, funded by...

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Death and disability: 10 risk factors

Jan 25, 17 Death and disability: 10 risk factors

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Kota Kinabalu: There are 10 risk factors that drive the most death and disability combined, a recent Seminar on “From the Heart Diseases to Parkinson’s…” was told. Dr Jonathan Khor, who revealed this, said the risk factors are poor diet, high blood pressure, high blood sugar, obesity, high cholesterol, tobacco...

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Overweight Can Actually Save Someone From Dying During Heart Operations

Jan 25, 17 Overweight Can Actually Save Someone From Dying During Heart Operations

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GLASGOW, UNITED KINGDOM – OCTOBER 10: An overweight person walks through Glasgow city centre in Glasgow, Scotland. According to government health maps published today, people in the north of England lead less healthy lifestyles compared to those in the south. The United Kingdom is also the fattest country in Europe, according...

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