A truckload of presentations coming out of ACC’s session. Since they are all relatively related, I’ll do this in bulk. For those who follow Twitter it’s #ACC13.
Some of these are being presented first at the ACC session some are in press and a few are recently published.
Hurricane Katrina Continues to Kill – A 2007 study found elevated mortality among those who experience Katrina and this updated study finds the negative impact on health continues.
Young Fatties Take a Bigger Health Hit – Being overweight early in life seems to carry a bigger health burden.
Greece’s Economic Woes and Increased Heart Attack Rates – Whether it’s a hurricane or finance, stress kills.
Cholesterol Levels Show Seasonal Cycle – like the seasons our cholesterol also changes.
Paying for Lost Kilos – a few dollars a month and loss aversion motivates weight loss.
Healthy Teeth and Healthy Heart – tooth loss associated with heart disease.