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Old 05-04-10   #1
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Default Ancient Egyptians suffered from heartattacks and strokes

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Washington, Jan 23 (IANS) Ancient Egyptian mummies, some as old as 3,500 years, showed hardening of arteries, suggesting that heart attacks and stroke afflicted the ancients too.
“Atherosclerosis, despite differences in ancient and modern lifestyles, was rather common in ancient Egyptians of high socio-economic status living,” says Gregory Thomas, clinical professor of cardiology at the University of California-Irvine (UCI).
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This is very interesting isn' it!
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We still do suffer from heart attacks and strokes !!
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