Test Could Be Predictor of Heart Disease

It's really a wake-up call for the profession, heart disease was not created by cholesterol alone."
In the study, a white blood cell count did not have to be off the charts to predict heart disease death. Levels at the upper end of normal, or above 6.7 billion white blood cells per liter of blood, doubled the risk. The study measured white blood cell counts once, then tracked the women for an average of six years.


Yahoo! News - Test Could Be Predictor of Heart Disease

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

"...heart disease was not created by cholesterol alone."

My mother has been saying this for years, but who listens to Mom anymore?

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