TITLE

QuickStats

PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;9/25/2009, Vol. 58 Issue 37, p1045
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents statistics on a variety of topics including the average total cholesterol level among men and women aged 20-74, provisional cases of infrequently reported notifiable diseases, and deaths in 122 U.S. cities.
ACCESSION #
44409367

 

Related Articles

  • HIPERANDROGENIZACIÓN PRENATAL EN RATAS Y EL METABOLISMO LIPÍDICO EN LA VIDA ADULTA. HEBER, MARÍA F.; VÉLEZ, LEANDRO M.; FERREIRA, SILVANA R.; AMALFI, SABRINA; MOTTA, ALICIA B. // Medicina (Buenos Aires);Oct2012, Vol. 72 Issue 5, p389 

    Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is one of the commonest endocrine diseases that affect women in their reproductive ages; however, the etiology of the syndrome remains unknown. A hypothesis proposes that during gestation increased exposure of androgen would induce fetal programming that may...

  • "I dropped my cholesterol by 83 points".  // Men's Health;Nov2003, Vol. 18 Issue 9, p149 

    Looks at how courier driver Steven Dong dropped his cholesterol level. Eating habits of Dong; Exercise to lower cholesterol; Comparison of the cholesterol level of Dong before and after he started exercising.

  • Suicide in Wales. Evans, Timothy N.; Mok, Pearl L. H.; Kapur, Navneet; Windfuhr, Kirsten; Appleby, Louis; Leyland, Alastair H.; Platt, Stephen; Webb, Roger T. // British Journal of Psychiatry;Aug2012, Vol. 201 Issue 2, p159 

    The article presents a response to a paper by Mok et al. on the suicide rate for men and women in Wales, Scotland and England. The suicide rate in Scotland and Northern Ireland is higher than those for Wales. The paper also shows that there is a high incidence of frowning in Scotland, which is...

  • Reality Check.  // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);2/19/2007 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 149 Issue 8, p8 

    The article presents statistics taken from a McLean Hospital study about binge eating. The article presents statistics about women who binge eat. Also present is the percentage of men who binge eat. The percentage of women with anorexia is listed, along with the percentage of women with bulimia....

  • Reality Check.  // Newsweek (Pacific Edition);2/19/2007 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 149 Issue 8, p5 

    The article presents statistics taken from a McLean Hospital study about binge eating. The article presents statistics about women who binge eat. Also present is the percentage of men who binge eat. The percentage of women with anorexia is listed, along with the percentage of women with bulimia.

  • WHY ARE ALL THE REALLY OLD PEOPLE WOMEN?  // Newsweek;9/28/2009, Vol. 154 Issue 13, p72 

    The article focuses on the factors for why women tend to live longer than men. Between the ages of 20 and 24 men are six times as likely to be murdered and five times as likely to die from a non-automobile accident. The hormone testosterone increases bad cholesterol (LDL) and decreases good...

  • WHY ARE ALL THE REALLY OLD PEOPLE WOMEN?  // Newsweek (Pacific Edition);10/5/2009 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 154 Issue 14, p18 

    The article focuses on the factors for why women tend to live longer than men. Between the ages of 20 and 24 men are six times as likely to be murdered and five times as likely to die from a non-automobile accident. The hormone testosterone increases bad cholesterol (LDL) and decreases good...

  • Confused about cholesterol.  // Ebony;Dec1997, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p30 

    Presents answers to questions on cholesterol. Considered safe number of cholesterol; Difference between `bad' and `good' cholesterol; Ways to increase level of good cholesterol.

  • Comparison of an Aggressive (U.S.) and a Less Aggressive (Canadian) Policy for Cholesterol Screening and Treatment. Krahh, Murray; Naylor, C. David; Basinski, Antoni S.; Detsky, Allan S. // Annals of Internal Medicine;8/15/91, Vol. 115 Issue 4, p248 

    Deals with a study which aimed to determine the point at which adverse quality-of-life effects engendered by an aggressive cholesterol-lowering strategy dictate the use of a less aggressive approach. Methodology used in the study; Results and discussion.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics