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# school-of-medicine - Thursday 17 January, 2013

Heart disease risk in children as young as 10 - study
# Heart Disease
# Heart Disease

Heart disease risk in children as young as 10 - study

Jan 17th 2013, 8:11 AM 4,276 Views 13 Comments

The study of children from a Dublin primary school showed that 16 had risk factors for cardiovascular disease, while six had high cholesterol.

# school-of-medicine - Friday 11 January, 2013

Vaccine could prevent colon cancer in high risk patients
# Cancer
# Cancer

Vaccine could prevent colon cancer in high risk patients

Jan 11th 2013, 7:30 AM 4,577 Views 2 Comments

Clinical trials of a vaccine on patients at high risk of developing the disease has produced results which researchers say could spare patients the risk and inconvenience of invasive tests such as colonoscopies.