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And of those, 20 deaths were due to cardio-vascular disease.
Test kits for quality-of-life reducing conditions such as osteoporosis and cardio-vascular disease (thrombosis), plus an individual's sensitivity to anti-coagulant drugs are available from the company.
Children in Japan, where there is high fish consumption, have low rates of depression, brain disorders and cardio-vascular disease.
Poor oral health can contribute to general health issues such as cardio-vascular disease, diabetes and lowweight pre-term births.
Although no dental treatment can assist in treating cardio-vascular disease, the link points to a need for practicing good oral health as part of general well being.
The region has some of the worst cardio-vascular disease rates in the country.
It is now widely accepted in the medical community that moderate consumption can provide protection against cardio-vascular disease, stroke, even diabetes ulcers and Alzheimer's disease.
They then reviewed Medicare records for the years 1986-1994 to pin down daily hospitalization counts for people over 65 suffering from cardio-vascular disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), or pneumonia.
People in whom it's absent or grossly impaired often have high blood pressure, atherosclerosis, or other symptoms of cardio-vascular disease.
Five thousand who reported a previous history of cardio-vascular disease, coronary by-pass grafting or stroke, were excluded - 45,000 remaining members, free of cardio-vascular disease, were included at the start of a two year follow-up period.
Long-term drinking increases the risk of some cancers, cardio-vascular disease and other illnesses and every week, Welsh hospitals handle as many as 1,000 alcohol-related admissions.
As a result, it is hoped the project will lead to a reduction in the number of children at risk of cardio-vascular disease and an increase in numbers taking part in exercise and healthy eating.
In Qatar, such disorders as diabetes, obesity and hypertension are very common among the residents of late, and they constitute some of the leading risk factors commonly linked to cardio-vascular disease," said Dr Khalid Jabor, quoting studies made by Dr Douglas Harrington, CEO of AViiR, who was also present in the meeting.
And watching what you eat, experts say, does help prevent illnesses such as diabetes, hypercholesterolaemia - which leads to cardio-vascular disease - or osteoporosis.
The community needs to learn clearly what measures it can take to prevent and manage diabetes, and related complications, such as cardio-vascular disease," said communications director, Emirates Foundation, Maytha Al Habsi.