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  1. Lifestyle - Health - QUIZ

    Quiz: cholesterol

    Posted Oct 30th 2012, 12:00am by JEANETTE WANG

    ... lead to improved prevention and treatment of heart disease, since high blood cholesterol is a major risk factor for heart disease and stroke. The researchers, who presented their findings ... the risk of heart disease. The study also showed that the protein impairs the effectiveness of cholesterol-reducing drugs called statins, which are used in the treatment and prevention ...

  2. Lifestyle - Health - QUIZ


    Posted Oct 23rd 2012, 12:00am by JEANETTE WANG

    ... is used to treat anaemia caused by specific chronic diseases or by chemotherapy medications that suppress bone marrow activity. Find out more about the drug by taking this quiz. 1. EPO ... need to take it within how many days of competition? a. One to three b. Three to five c. Five to seven 4. The inappropriate use of EPO can lead to … a. Heart disease b. Stroke c. Cerebral ...

  3. Lifestyle - Health - QUIZ


    Posted Dec 18th 2012, 12:00am by JEANETTE WANG

    ... are believed to protect against cardiovascular disease)? a. Broccoli b. Brussels sprouts c. Kale   Answers: 1. c; 2. a; 3. all are correct; 4. b ...

  4. Lifestyle - Health - QUIZ

    Quiz: High fructose corn syrup

    Posted Dec 04th 2012, 12:00am by JEANETTE WANG

    ... things, fructose metabolism occurs independently of insulin, primarily in the liver where it may be readily converted to fat, which probably contributes to non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. Now ...

  5. Lifestyle - Health - QUIZ


    Posted Oct 02nd 2012, 12:00am by JEANETTE WANG

    ... at the Yale University School of Medicine. 1. Acne is a disease that affects which of these? a. epidermis b. endodermis c. hair follicles 2. Which of these factors causes acne? a. poor hygiene b. poor ...

  6. Lifestyle - Health - QUIZ


    Posted Aug 21st 2012, 12:00am by JEANETTE WANG

    ... the antioxidant might help reduce inflammation, lower cholesterol, slash the risk of heart disease and certain cancers and, perhaps, have some anti-ageing effects in the body. Some experts call ...



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