Updated pediatric guidelines call for screening teens for HIV, depression and

Updated pediatric guidelines call for screening teens for HIV, depression and
Adolescents should have their blood cholesterol checked between the ages of 9 and 11. Mitchell said children with a family history of heart disease, diabetes and high blood pressure had long been checked for this, but screening has expanded to all …
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Disney Child Star Michael Galeota Dead at 31
… the TV series The Jersey, was pronounced dead yesterday at his residence in Glendale, Calif. The Los Angeles County Coroner's office tells E! News that Galeota had several health problems including abdominal pain, hypertension, and high cholesterol.
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How to Survive a Heart Attack
When I told him, he immediately scheduled a stress test, concerned by my history of obesity, type 2 diabetes, high cholesterol and off-the-chart triglycerides. The test revealed that my left anterior descending artery was 85 percent blocked. Less than …
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