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    Fight Cardiovascular Disease With Folic Acid?

    Research has revealed that the level of a particular amino acid in our blood may be the cause of cardiovascular disease, a very important finding for prevention of heart problems.

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    Pregnant Pause Discouraged

    Old school thinking often saw expectant mothers figuratively wrapped in cotton wool during pregnancy. Now scientists are calling for pregnant women to get on the move - as long as everything is proceeding smoothly.

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Office Work Link To Obesity

Written by Professor Gordon S. Lynch

A Canadian study suggests declining physical activity levels at work might explain the rise in overweight and obesity.

The alarming increase in people who are overweight or obese is a major public health problem in most developed countries. So how did this problem arise? It’s an interesting question and one that Canadian researchers believe they can shed light on.


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