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Heart Disease Cure from Car Exhaust Fumes

by Savitha C Muppala on  August 2, 2012 at 10:12 PM Heart Disease News   - G J E 4
An experiment conducted on the hearts of pigs has revealed that toxic car exhaust fumes can actually be a cure for heart disease but only when it is inhaled in small amounts.
 Heart Disease Cure from Car Exhaust Fumes
Heart Disease Cure from Car Exhaust Fumes
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Chemists at University of Highlands and Islands (UHI) are exploring the use of toxic chemicals, carbon monoxide and nitric oxide, to enlarge blood vessels and prevent blood clots.

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Even though this research is at a very early stage, scientists are hopeful of its potential to treat victims of stroke and heart disease. 

Prof Jeremy Pearson, associate medical director at the British Heart Foundation said: "In large amounts these gases are harmful, but in small doses they actually have a beneficial effect."



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