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Crowded parties and coronavirus concerns keep high schoolers from returning to the classroom

Their study, published last Thursday in the Journal of Medical Internet Research, found a statistically significant increase in clinic and hospital visits by patients who reported respiratory illnesses as early as the week of December 22. The first known case of Covid-19 in the US was thought to be a patient in Washington who had… Read More »

Study links abnormally high blood sugar with higher risk of death in COVID-19 patients not previously diagnosed with diabetes

New research from Wuhan, China shows that, in patients with COVID-19 but without a previous diagnosis of diabetes, abnormally high blood sugar is associated with more than double the risk of death and also an increased risk of severe complications. The study is by Dr Yang Jin, Union Hospital and Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University… Read More »

High blood pressure – the £1 breakfast fruit juice to protect against deadly hypertension

High blood pressure is a common condition that affects more than a quarter of all adults in the UK. But, you could lower your risk of developing hypertension by simply adding cherry juice to your diet, it’s been claimed. High blood pressure – which is also known as hypertension – puts extra stress on blood… Read More »

What causes high cholesterol and triglycerides

Immediate release formulations of this drug that work quickly in the body can sometimes result in flushing, itching, stomach upsets and raised blood sugar. Risk markers and the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease. Saturated fat: Saturated fats can increase your LDL levels. Suggestions for lowering levels of triglycerides are presented. Lifestyle changes to improve cholesterol… Read More »