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Summary GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Coronary Arteriosclerosis Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014" provides data on the Coronary Arteriosclerosis clinical trial scenario.
Muscat: The Omani Association for Fats and Arteriosclerosis in collaboration with the Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) organised the First Scientific Day under the patronage of Dr Ali bin Talib Al Hinai, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Health for Planning Affairs.
The suspects are accused of counterfeiting, selling and promoting fake medicines, among which is a version of the drug "Palvix" designated to treat heart disease and arteriosclerosis.
Located in Tafila Governorate about 180 KM south of the capital Amman, the hot spring has distinctive medical features because its waters contain carbon dioxide and bromide that help treat many diseases such as circulatory disorders and arteriosclerosis.
This problem needs awareness-raising campaigns starting from schools, particularly on the facts that being overweight and obesity cause hypertension, diabetes, heart diseases, arteriosclerosis and cancer," Dr.
Some studies suggest that fresh artichokes help control blood-sugars in diabetics and lower cholesterol levels thus warding off arteriosclerosis.
Sunflower seeds were used in the past for treating malaria, reducing cholesterol rate in blood and preventing arteriosclerosis and other diseases.
Arteriosclerosis is literally the hardening of an artery.
Chronic obstructive lung disease and arteriosclerosis were also identified as ailments where the veteran-public ratio was high.
Flammer (ophthalmology, University Eye Institute, Basel) carefully takes into account the questions patients ask as he describes symptoms, the damage of glaucoma, classifications of the various types, risk factors, the pathogenesis of damage, therapy and living with glaucoma, and includes supplementary chapters on anatomy and physiology, the development of the eye, genetics, optics, cataracts, arteriosclerosis, diabetes mellitus, vascular regulation and dysregulation, age-related macular degeneration, examinations, medications and laser treatment.
And it is a significant reason for heart disease and arteriosclerosis.
The diseases listed in the patent include arteriosclerosis, atherosclerosis, calcinosis, dermatomyositis, obesity, hypercholesterolemia and diabetes.
Accordingly, it will help detect an early sign of arteriosclerosis, which results from metabolic syndrome.
In a retrospective study, 598 participants aged 40-69 years completed a food frequency questionnaire in 1992-1994 when they were participating in the Insulin Resistance Arteriosclerosis Study.
The technique is effective in lessening the symptoms of excessive hardening of the arteries, known as arteriosclerosis obliterans, under which blood currents in patients' arteries are obstructed or even blocked, professor Issei Komuro said.