• Education, Income Affect Heart Attack Survival Rates

    8 monthes ago - By Health

    WEDNESDAY, June 25 — Being well-off and well-educated may improve your chances of surviving a heart attack , according to new report.
    Researchers at the Mayo Clinic, studying medical records of heart attack patients from its home base of Olmsted County, Minn., report that those with lower incomes and less education were more likely to die after the attack than their more affluent, educated counterparts.
    The study, published in the June issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings , looked 705 people—155 of whom died—between Nov. 1, 2002 and May 31, 2006. Their findings include that:
    People with the...
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  • How looking at the big picture can lead to better decisions

    How looking at the big picture can lead to better decisions

    8 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily

    New research suggests how distancing yourself from a decision may help you make the choice that produces the most benefit for you and others affected.
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  • Researchers identify new region in mouse brain that affects appetite and body weight

    8 monthes ago - By News Medical

    Researchers at A*STAR's Singapore Bioimaging Consortium have identified a new region of the mouse brain called the Tuberal Nucleus, which affects appetite and body weight
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