Items tagged as "blood vessels"
There are many types of vasculitis. Some forms last only a short time (acute), while others are long lasting (chronic). Vasculitis, which is also known as angiitis and arteritis, can be so severe that the tissues and organs supplied by the affected vessels don't get enough blood. This shortage of [...]Created by Dana Sparks
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A research team led by scientists at Mayo Clinic in Florida have decoded the entire pathway that regulates leakiness of blood vessels — a condition that promotes a wide number of disorders, such as heart disease, cancer growth and spread, inflammation and respiratory distress. They say their [...]Created by mayonewsreleases
Are you carrying a few extra pounds around your middle? A recent Mayo Clinic study found that visceral fat or belly fat can play a part in your risk for heart attack and stroke. Study author, Virend Somers, M.D., has some good news and bad news about the old "spare tire." To [...]Created by Admin