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Live Q&A on Coronavirus: Current State, What to Expect, and Heart Health
Although COVID-19 cases are falling across the country, new research shows the virus increases the risk of heart disease.
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A growing body of research shows that habits which benefit your heart may also be good for brain health. Even habits that you adopt later in life may help.
In the late 1950s, a young surgical resident at Johns Hopkins Hospital named James Jude learned that his friend Guy Knickerbocker had noticed something strange during an experiment. Knickerbocker, a graduate student, had pressed electrical defibrillator paddles against a dog’s chest, and amazingly,…
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Having diabetes or prediabetes in midlife is linked to memory problems later in life, according to new research published in Annals of Internal Medicine. In fact,  diabetes appears to age the brain about five years faster than normal aging.
News, discoveries and ... fun
I feel like an old dog who has been wandering aimlessly through the streets of Los Angeles, and finally, worn and hungry, has decided to come home again, scratching at the door to get in.
News, discoveries and ... fun
News, discoveries and fun
 News, discoveries and fun ...
By now, we thought, everyone knows that smoking does serious damage to your heart and lungs and multiplies your risk of developing lung cancer (23 times if you're a man, and 13 times if you're a woman, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention).
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