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Dysfunctional HDL as a Diagnostic and Therapeutic Target | Smith 30 (2): 151 -- Arterio... - 0 views

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    Jonathan D. Smith, Department of Cell Biology, NC10, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland OH 44195. E-mail smithj4@ccf.org
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    HDL-cholesterol is the "good cholesterol" because of its reverse cholesterol transport and antiinflammatory activities. However, HDL and apolipoprotein A-I can lose their protective activities through changes in protein or lipid composition as well as protein modifications. Assays for dysfunctional HDL could potentially be used as a criterion for preventative therapy.
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Muscles and Mortality | Studies Showing Correlation Between Muscle Mass and Mortality - 0 views

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    "Skeletal Muscle Strength as a Predictor of All-Cause Mortality in Healthy Men," "Strength, but not Muscle Mass, Is Associated With Mortality in the Health, Aging and Body Composition Study Cohort," "Decreased Muscle and Increased Central Adiposity are Independently Related to Mortality in Older Men," etc.
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MEGA: Management of Elevated Cholesterol in the Primary Prevention Group of Adult Japanese - 0 views

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    Rader also believes that the MEGA trial raises important questions about just how widespread the use of statin therapy should be in primary prevention...reignite discussion on over-the-counter low-dose statins.
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Natural Standard || Databases / Search - 0 views

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    Medical Conditions, Genomics + Proteomics, Comparative Effectiveness, Environmental + Global Health, Nutriceuticals, Interactive Tools, Monographs, Blogs, Webinars, Calculators, Podcasts, News
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Olive Leaf Extract | Anti-Viral, Anti-Microbial Benefits of Olive Leaves - 0 views

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    Find supporting studies (if possible) to verify Dr. Mercola's claims re: Anti-Viral, Anti-Microbial Benefits of Olive Leaves 
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The Real Truth Behind Flu Shots -- And Why So Few People Get the Flu During the Summer... - 0 views

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    Flu shots are not all benign; and there are alternatives for prevention (and even therapy) of influenza with Vitamin D3.
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11 Medical Breakthroughs - Download Your Free Report - 0 views

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    Haven't read this report from Dr. Mercola yet. I assume it concerns nutritional medicine and preventive medicine, and that these things aren't breakthroughs but fairly standard advice.
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