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Exposure to ambient ultrafine particles may trigger nonfatal heart attack

9 days ago   |   By News Medical

Yale-affiliated scientist finds that even a few hours' exposure to ambient ultrafine particles common in air pollution may potentially trigger a nonfatal heart attack.
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Laboratory monkeys are infected with a lethal coronavirus in vaccine hunt

Laboratory monkeys are infected with a lethal coronavirus in vaccine hunt

Researchers at the US National Institutes of Health tested an experimental antiviral drug, first created for Ebola, on 18 rhesus macaques. Read more ...

Physical Activity can Influence the Quality of Life in African American...

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Study: Excess iron may increase your risk of developing bacterial skin infections

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Eating dairy can cut the risk of suffering a stroke by up to ten per cent, new research suggests

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Coronavirus pandemic exploding across the globe: South Korea surpasses 600...

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While the communist-infiltrated World Health Organization still refuses to declare the coronavirus outbreak a “pandemic” - absurdly claiming there are no sustained local... Read more ...

Wuhan coronavirus spreading rapidly through South Korea as doctors learn...

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Shawn Johnson Made a Badass Return to Gymnastics 3 Months After Giving Birth

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Getting back to the gym postpartum is no easy task for new moms, but Shawn Johnson recently decided to take it one step further, trying gymnastics three months after giving... Read more ...

Iron Deposits in Brain Reveal Cognitive Decline in Parkinson's Disease Patients

Iron Deposits in Brain Reveal Cognitive Decline in Parkinson's Disease Patients

Measures of iron deposits in brain might eventually help predict which people with Parkinson's will develop dementia, said new study. Read more ...