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Cocoa May Ease Walking Pain from Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)

One of our very own advisors, Mary McDermott MD, from Northwestern University, conducted a study on how cocoa may be useful in pain relief for people with peripheral artery disease (PAD). The article is posted below, and you can read … Read More

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Air Pollution from Traffic May Be Causing Pregnancy Complications

Baby showers bring to mind warm fuzzy blankets, pacifiers, and newborn clothes, but should a HEPA-filter be higher up on the list? A new report from the National Toxicology Program (NTP) may have you reconsidering the impact of air pollution … Read More

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Two New Collaborative Patient-Centered Research Grants Awarded to Study Aortic Aneurysms & PAD

Peripheral artery disease (PAD) and abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA) cause significant disability and mortality. Improved technologies have enabled less-invasive treatments, but their long-term effectiveness is limited and new interventions are often necessary. Currently, AAA patients are treated surgically with endovascular Read More

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Running A Marathon May Affect Your Blood Vessels

Our friends at NHS.com recently published an article describing how training for a marathon may reverse the aging of blood vessels. Check out the full article here: https://www.nhs.uk/news/lifestyle-and-exercise/could-running-marathon-make-your-blood-vessels-younger/

Reversing the aging process may not be as complicated as we previously … Read More

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