clogging

Here`s how good cholesterol turns bad

In path-breaking research, scientists have discovered how the good cholesterol in the body becomes dysfunctional and loses its cardio-protective properties - leading to clogging and hardening of the arteries.

Jan 27, 2014, 18:32 PM IST

How to clear bacteria that clog medical devices

An American study that sheds light on how effectively bacteria creates blockage in medical devices could eventually provide a solution to the problem

Mar 02, 2013, 14:17 PM IST

Weight loss diets reverse arterial clogging

Healthy, long-term weight loss diets can significantly reverse carotid (main brain artery) atherosclerosis, a direct risk factor for strokes and heart attacks, a new study has found.

Mar 03, 2010, 18:18 PM IST

Weight loss diets reverse arterial clogging

Healthy, long-term weight loss diets can significantly reverse carotid (main brain artery) atherosclerosis, a direct risk factor for strokes and heart attacks, a new study has found.

Mar 03, 2010, 00:00 AM IST