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Heart Disease The F Factor

February 28, 2012

Scientific Literature & Abstracts

Website for Andy Smith, MS

http://www.thelifesmith.com/

“The eleventh commandment: Freedom through forgiveness” 

Andy Smith, MS


The effect of forgiveness training on psychosocial factors in college age adults

Luskin F M, Ginzburg K ,  Thoresen C E

http://learningtoforgive.com/research/effect-of-forgiveness-training/ 

The physiological and psychological effects of compassion and anger

Glen Rein PhD, Mike Atkinson, Rollin McCraty MA

http://www.aipro.info/drive/File/228.pdf 

“Forgiving the dead man walking”

Debbie Morris


Reducing Stress

February 21, 2012

Scientific Literature & Abstracts

The Effect of Emotions on Short-Term Power Spectral Analysis of Heart Rate Variability

Rollinn McCraty MA, Mike Atkinson, William A Tiller, PhD,  Glen Rein, PhD, Alan D Watkins, MBBS

http://www.ajconline.org/article/S0002-9149(99)80309-9/abstract 

The Impact of a New Emotional Self-Management Program on Stress, Emotions, Heart Rate Variability, DHEA, and Cortisol

McCraty R, Barrios-Choplin B, Rozman D, Atkinson M, Watkins AD

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9737736

The Zen Zone

 http://www.zenzonesite.com/Location/Location.html


Cholesterol

February 14, 2012

Scientific Literature & Abstracts 

A Prospective, population-based study of low density lipoprotein particle size as a risk factor for ischemic heart disease in men

Lamarche B, St-Pierre AC,RuelIL, Cantin B, Dagenais GR, Despres JP

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11521128 

Comparison of Various Electrophoretic Characteristics of LDL Particles and their relationship to the risk of Ischemic Heart Disease

St_Pierre AC, Ruel IL, Dagenais GR, Bernard PM, Despres JP, Lamarche B

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11696468

Plasma concentration of C-reactive protein and risk of ischemic stroke and transient ischemic attack: the Framingham study

Rost NS, Wolf PA, Kelly-Hayes M, Silbershatz H, Massaro JM, D`Agostino RB, Franzblau C, Wilson PW

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11692019 

The Hordaland Homocysteine Study: a community-based study of homocysteine, its determinants, and associations with disease

Refsum H, Nurk E, Smith AD, Ueland PM, Gjesdal CG, Bjelland I, Tverdal A, Tell GS, Nygard O, Vollset SE

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16702348 

High level of lipoprotein(a) is a strong predictor for progression of coronary artery disease

Matsumoto Y, Daida H, Watanabe Y, Sunayama S, Mokuno H, Yokoi H, Yamaguchi H

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10855557


Heart Disease Genetic Rick Factors

February 7, 2012

Scientific Literature & Abstracts

Apolipoprotein E in hyperlipidemia

WaldenCC, Hegele RA. 

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8185134

Meta-Analysis: Apolipoprotein E Genotypes and Risk for Coronary Heart Disease

Yiqing Song MD,  Meir J Stampfer MD DrPH,  Simin Liu MD ScD

http://annals.ba0.biz/content/141/2/137.abstract

Gene dose of apolipoprotein E type 4 allele and the risk of Alzheimer’s disease in late onset families

EH Coder, AM Saunders, WJ Strittmatter, DE Schmechel, PC Gaskell, GW Small, AD Roses, JL Haines, MA Pericak-Vance 

http://www.sciencemag.org/content/261/5123/921.abstract

Association of apolipoprotein E allele E4 with late-onset familial and sporadic Alzheimer’s disease

AM Saunders PhD,  WJ Strittmatter MD, D Schmechel MD, PH St. George-Hyslop MD, MAPericak-Vance PhD, SH Joo BS, BL Rosi BA, JF Gusella, PhD, DR Crapper-Maclachlan MD, MJ Alberts MD, C Hulette MD, B Crain MD, D Goldgaber PhD, AD Roses MD 

http://www.neurology.org/content/43/8/1467.short