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Know Your Risk of Heart Disease by Just Looking into the Mirror

by Savitha C Muppala on November 11, 2012 at 5:29 PM
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 Know Your Risk of Heart Disease by Just Looking into the Mirror

A recent study seems to analyze the difference between biological and chronological ageing which could have a bearing on the risk of heart attack.

Some tell tale signs of ageing, especially creases close to the ear lobes, balding, receding hairlines, deposits on eyelids and looking old itself may be an indication of heart attack risk, according to new research.

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"Looking old for your age marks poor cardiovascular health," said Dr. Anne Tybjaerg-Hansen of the University of Copenhagen in Denmark.



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