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Can omega-3 fatty acids prevent sudden cardiac death? A new study in the American Journal of Cardiology compared men at risk for heart disease who took fish oil supplements and a group that took a placebo. The result? Omega-3 fatty acids significantly decreased resting heart rate, thereby lowering the risk factor for sudden cardiac death.
Can you really reduce the risk of getting cancer by eating the right foods? Yes! Five new studies explain which foods can help prevent what cancers and why.
Do you know which diet – focusing on carbohydrates, proteins or unsaturated fats – that is most likely to lower your cardiac risk? How to cut your risk for colon cancer by 25%. An amazing new treatment for aging eyes. Is it possible to find relief from irritable bowel syndrome using hypnosis?
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