TITLE

Seniors not to worry about high cholesterol

PUB. DATE
January 1995
SOURCE
Environmental Nutrition;Jan1995, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the findings of four-year study showing that seniors show no association between their cholesterol levels and hospitalizations or deaths.
ACCESSION #
9501302484

 

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