Navigation Links
Greek Study Shows Living In The Hills May Be Healthier,,

Recently a study done in Greece to show the relationship of the place of residence to the health of people showed up some interesting results.// The study took into consideration of health of the people living in the plains and those living in the hills, data taken initially in 1996 and reviewed after 15 years, especially concerned with coronary disease.

The study took into account the population of two villages in the lowlands and one in the mountains of rural Greece. Total 1198 people participated in the initial study. The final data was adjusted for age, education, body weight, smoking, alcohol consumption, systolic blood pressure, total cholesterol, blood sugar, and, uric acid.

The conclusion showed that there were 290 deaths, with 67 deaths from coronary disease. Total deaths and deaths due to coronary problems were lower for the people living in the hills than those living in the plains.

The researchers are of the conclusion that living in mountains seem to impart a kind of lifestyle that is healthier than the lifestyle of the people living in the plains. One of the reasons for such a lifestyle may be increase in the physical activity level by walking on the uneven terrain.

http://jech.bmjjournals.com/cgi/content/abstract/59/4/274
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Eat Like a Greek for Good Health
2. Greeks Cautioned About ‘olive’ Remedy for Cancr
3. Tomato Sauce reduces Cancer Risk- Study
4. Study on obesity and heart failure
5. National Lung Study in the process
6. Study casts doubt on keyboard ills
7. Study reveals how stress can make you sick
8. Study reveals how stress can make you sick
9. Study supports vegetable diet
10. Study to look at early surgery to treat epilepsy
11. Its Never Too Late to Stop Smoking,Study Finds
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:5/24/2016)... Bahama (PRWEB) , ... May 24, 2016 , ... Regenerative ... Such breakthroughs in adult stem cell therapy technology, protocols and patient results as have ... emerging field to become a more accessible standard of care for patients worldwide. , ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... ... Boyd Industries, a leading supplier of dental chairs and cabinetry , ... pediatric dentistry , at AAPD 2016, the annual conference and trade show of the ... Unit keeps dental hand pieces and other anxiety-provoking pieces of the dental delivery system ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... NY (PRWEB) , ... May 24, 2016 , ... Growing ... this growing trend, more gluten-free products are available and easily accessible. Whether someone chooses ... want to cater to a certain diet, King Kullen Grocery stocks their shelves with ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... Tuesday, May 24, Women's Excellence in Wellness, powered ... Young Living Essential Oils, taught by Patti Dolan, RYT, a Young Living Gold ... Flow is 6:30pm - 7:15pm followed by a small intro to the Oils that ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... Controlling and maintaining the home’s water ... of the Aquanta Water Heater Controller , a first-of-its-kind system that enables remote ... As the Nest thermostat does for HVAC systems, Aquanta gives users a much ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/24/2016)... May 24, 2016 Los ... terapia del mundo, introduce catéteres para la intervención ... OrbusNeich, una compañía global especializada en el suministro ... expandido su cartera incluyendo productos para tratar la ... Scoreflex™ PTA son los dispositivos de primera entrada ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... , May 24, 2016 Dutch surgeons ... best practices around the world and treat patients on a global ... Africa , Asia and the US ... with instant messaging and networking in a totally secure environment. ... in a war zone working together with a surgeon at Harvard ...
(Date:5/23/2016)... 23, 2016 Global Paclitaxel Market ... profiles 12 companies and the Paclitaxel analysis in this ... the industry and its players. This is ... nature, details the current state of the industry while ... classifications, applications and industry chain structure. The Paclitaxel market ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: