Tag: high body mass index

Biomarker, Innovation

Two new biomarkers could help diagnose atrial fibrillation

January 7, 2019


The research was conducted by scientists from the Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences and the Institute of Cancer and Genomic Sciences. The team found that older male patients with a high body mass index are at a higher risk of atrial […]

Innovation, Med Tech

Could a tiny implant boost weight loss?

December 19, 2018

Via: Medical News Today

Obesity is a growing concern; today, experts class well over one-third of people in the United States as obese. Globally, an estimated 4 million people died of conditions related to a high body mass index (BMI) in 2015 alone. These […]