Contact Us

For building and practice locations, hours of operation and appointments:

Phone: 308-675-3211

Billing Site:
527 N Diers Ave, Suite 3
Grand Island, NE 68803-4978

Advanced Radiology

  • Home
    Home This is where you can find all the blog posts throughout the site.
  • Categories
    Categories Displays a list of categories from this blog.
  • Tags
    Tags Displays a list of tags that has been used in the blog.
  • Bloggers
    Bloggers Search for your favorite blogger from this site.
  • Team Blogs
    Team Blogs Find your favorite team blogs here.
  • Login
Blog posts tagged in stroke

b2ap3_thumbnail_shutterstock_308204981.jpg

Height may be a contributing factor to developing blood clots.

A new study from Sweden published in the American Heart Association journal Circulation suggests that taller people have an increased risk of developing venous thromboembolism, or blood clots in the veins.

The study analyzed information from over 2 million Swedish siblings.

Hits: 255
0

b2ap3_thumbnail_shutterstock_603632939.jpg

A study conducted by researchers from the University of Surrey has found that a high-sugar diet can change the way the body metabolizes fat, leading to an increased risk of heart disease. The study, published in the journal Clinical Science, suggests that high consumption of sugar alters how the liver functions to break down fat.

Participants in the study consumed a high-sugar diet for 12 weeks. At the end of the study, researchers found that participants had higher levels of fat in their blood and liver than participants who did not eat the high-sugar diet.

Hits: 322
0

b2ap3_thumbnail_shutterstock_504454465.jpg

Research performed by the American College of Cardiology shows that cardiovascular diseases like heart disease, stroke and peripheral artery disease cause one-third of deaths around the world.

The study reviewed the deaths of every country around the globe over the past 25 years.

The countries with the highest rates of cardiovascular deaths were in Eastern Europe, Central Asia, the Middle East, Southern Africa and South America. Although the United States, Canada, Japan and Western Europe experienced lower rates of cardiovascular death over the last 25 years, these decreasing rates have begun to slow down and plateau, according to the ACC.

Hits: 428
0

Email Us

Fields marked with * are required

Captcha Image Reload image challenge