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Follow these 9-steps to ensure a healthier heart

 Scientist at the Vanderbilt University has compiled a list, the acts on which if followed can ensure a healthier heart.

Glucose by-product damages 'good' cholesterol

In developments which could lead scientists to hunt for new drugs to fight heart diseases, researchers have discovered that a substance formed from glucose in the body turns "good" cholesterol into "bad", increasing risk of heart diseases.

Wine good for your heart only if you exercise

If you think moderate wine drinking can protect against cardio-vascular diseases (CVDs), you are probably right: Just mix daily exercise to it.

Good cholesterol protects against heart disease

The structure of HDL may shed light on how it protects against cardiovascular diseases.