Assessing Your Risk Factors of Heart Disease

…Thickness (IMT) Analysis One of the latest and greatest screening tools available to cardiologists today is ultrasound imaging of the carotid artery. The measurements obtained from pictures of these crucial arteries to your brain are expressed as carotid artery intimal medial thickness, or IMT for short…

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The Health Benefits of Pomegranate Juice

…had: * A 20 percent drop in systolic blood pressure; * A 19 percent reduction in oxidized LDL antibodies; * And a reduction in intramedial thickness (IMT) of the carotid artery walls. On top of the enormous heart-health benefits of pomegranate juice, it has been shown to protect prostate health. UCLA researchers…

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