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In a study of 3,564 men, the Framingham Heart Study evaluated the cardiac impact of six major risk factors: high total cholesterol, low HDL ("good") cholesterol, high blood pressure, diabetes, obesity, and smoking. It seems that simply staying active 2-3 times a week can help middle-aged women reduce their risk of stroke, heart disease, and even blood clots when compared to inactive women. Most significantly, in patients with early stages of the disease, this essential nutrient program stopped further progression of coronary heart disease within one year.

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Publisher: Springer-Verlag Telos (January 1994)

ISBN: 0387579389

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