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Moderate exercise, once thought to be inferior to more strenuous
aerobic exercise, is now understood to confer similar health
benefits, primarily reduced risk of heart disease and other
illnesses, along with added life expectancy.
Cholesterol guidelines have been moving lower for some time, but
for people with acute coronary artery disease, very aggressive
lowering of LDL cholesterol may afford greater protection from
heart attack or stroke.
A new test may be able to detect the proteins produced by
cancerous prostate cells by searching for the presence of the
antibodies caused by the cancer cells' growth.
Your newsletter convinced me that obesity increases the risk of
prostate cancer. It depresses me a bit, since I'm overweight, so
my question is both personal and practical: If I lose weight,
will I undo the harm?