August 2005 Issue
•Losing a modest amount of weight substantially lowers the risk of high blood pressure in people who are overweight.
• Fish oil supplements may be risky for people who have surgically implanted defibrillators and recently experienced irregular heartbeats.
• Being severely overweight may speed up the aging process, suggests research from the United Kingdom.
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