Early signs of heart problems seen in military autopsies

12/27/2012 | Reuters

An analysis of autopsy reports from the Iraq and Afghanistan wars found that nearly 9% of the service members who died had plaque buildup in their coronary arteries. Obesity, high cholesterol levels and high blood pressure were linked to greater odds of plaque buildup among service members, according to the study in the Journal of the American Medical Association.

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