coronary heart disease

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a heart disease due to an abnormality of the arteries that supply blood and oxygen to the heart

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This prompted researchers to examine the link between gluten intake and the development of coronary heart disease in a cohort of US health professionals with no history of coronary heart disease.
In addition, a separate prospective analysis of three of the included studies was conducted to determine individual risk factors that may contribute to the association between gallstone disease and coronary heart disease.
It is not clear whether this relationship is due to confounding factors such as poor socioeconomic environment, or nutrition, during childhood that on the one hand determine achieved height and on the other the risk of coronary heart disease, or whether it represents a primary relationship between shorter height and more coronary heart disease.
There is already a huge amount of work going on to raise awareness of the most common causes of coronary heart disease.
Both Periodontal and coronary heart disease are commonly influenced by two most established risk factors i.
Higher endogenous testosterone was associated with an increased risk for coronary heart disease," Dr.
Comment: The results of this study suggest that regular consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages is associated with a higher risk of coronary heart disease in women, even after other unhealthful lifestyle or dietary factors are accounted for.
For example, the prevalence of heart attacks, angina or coronary heart disease ranged from 3.
The fall in sudden deaths was consistent in both men and women, in both younger and older people, and in people who had preexisting coronary heart disease and those without preexisting disease, said Dr.
SCREENING relatives of people with high cholesterol is the most costeffective way to reduce deaths from coronary heart disease, a new study has claimed.
Middle-aged men at high risk for coronary heart disease were followed annually for nine years.
The authors state, "This study provided strong evidence that a diet high in vegetables, fruits, legumes, whole grains, fish, and poultry, and low in red meat, processed meat, high-fat dairy products, and refined grains may reduce the risk of coronary heart disease.
Prof Michael Davies, of the British Heart Foundation, said smoking was probably the single biggest factor in a person getting coronary heart disease.
Serological evidence of an association of a novel Chlamydia, TWAR, with chronic coronary heart disease and acute myocardial infarction.
In the June 10 NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE, the researchers report that regular cigar smoking, independent of any other risk factor, increased a man's risk of coronary heart disease by about 30 percent.