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Effect of Fasting Blood Glucose Level on Heart Rate Variability of Healthy Young Adults

Currently, heart rate variability (HRV) is among the useful tools used to assess modulatory effects of the autonomic nervous system on the heart…

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The correlates of body composition with heart rate recovery after step test

Heart rate recovery (HRR) is the rate where the heart beat declines to resting levels after an exercise is performed [1]. HRR is mediated by the autonomic nervous system (ANS), with the rate in the early phase being controlled by the parasympathetic reactivation and later by the withdrawal of sympathetic activity [2-5].

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Pistachios may reduce blood pressure in patients with dyslipidemia

Nut consumption is associated with significant reductions in cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk and mortality. Now, a recent study has found that a diet containing 1 serving per day of pistachios reduced systolic blood pressure by an average of 4.8 mmHg compared with a control diet. Furthermore, 2 servings of pistachios… 

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