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Adipose tissue, better known as fat, is much more than a simple energy reservoir in our body. Future physicians must understand the various forms it takes and its impact on health and disease. One of the most important aspects...
Lipoproteins are considered complex molecules that have a central core that contains cholesterol esters and triglycerides, which in turn are surrounded by free cholesterol, phospholipids, and apoliproteins. Their functions include: absorption and transport of dietary lipids and transport of...
Heart murmurs are abnormal sounds heard during a heartbeat cycle and can indicate various underlying cardiac conditions. These murmurs are often classified based on their timing within the cardiac cycle, their intensity, and quality (Figure). Systolic murmurs occur between...
Recently, investigators from Universidad Cardenal Herrera-CEU publised the final editorial from an Special Issue called “Exploring the Link between Cardiorenal and Metabolic Diseases” https://www.mdpi.com/journal/healthcare/special_issues/Y7RQZ8L7BH. Regarding this issue, we want to highlight some important aspects of these complex interactions.The close...
When it comes to promoting overall health and well-being, few diet plans nowadays are rivals to the Mediterranean diet. Inspired by the traditional eating habits of countries in the Mediterranean Sea, this diet offers a delicious and nutritious way...
Vaccination has played a significant role in safeguarding public health and preventing the spread of numerous infectious diseases. However, the recent resurgence of diseases from the past highlights the grave consequences that arise from a lack of vaccination.Several factors...
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