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What Is Cholesterol? Dr. Norman Swan

A blood test will let you know if you have cholesterol imbalance or not. After that speak to you doctor

Deep vein thrombosis

Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) happens when blood clots in a vein deep within the body — usually in the calf,

Deep vein thrombosis (DVT)

Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) happens when blood clots in a vein deep within the body — usually in the calf,

Happy-go-lucky optimists may have better heart health

Mindset seems to influence health outcomes and if someone’s optimistic, they’re more likely to have a healthy heart. Are you

Heart disease

When doctors say heart disease or cardiovascular disease, they’re often talking about the blood supply to vital organs being restricted,

Are there long-lasting cognitive effects from COVID-19?

Video transcript Dr Norman Swan With the large numbers of people who’ve been infected now, China, or in Italy, Spain,

Researchers analyse trials on Vitamin D and heart health

Numerous observational studies – the type of research where a group of people is observed, but not randomised to different

Nuts that reduce high blood pressure

High blood pressure is a major risk factor for heart disease and strokes. A healthy diet is an important part

Mental health issues and the body

People who have persistent mental health issues such as depression, bipolar disorder and psychotic illnesses have – on average –

Step your way out of hospital

Exercise has consistently been linked to a reduced risk of a number of chronic diseases including cancer, diabetes and heart

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