Traffic Pollution Linked to Risk Factor for Sudden Cardiac Death
SATURDAY, July 17 (HealthDay News) -- Exposure to high levels of
traffic air pollution among people with heart or lung disease is
associated with reduced heart rate variability (HRV), a risk factor
for sudden cardiac death, finds a new study.
Simple Tool May Predict Athlete's Risk for Ligament Injury
SATURDAY, July 17 (HealthDay News) -- Athletes at high risk for
anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury can be identified through a
simple, inexpensive method that can be done in a doctor's office,
according a new study.