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Old 08-05-2014, 09:08 AM   #1
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Alternative Risk Calculator for CVD

Here's and interesting alternative risk calculator for one's chances of developing cardio vascular disease. What I find most interesting is that for me the best intervention is the Mediterranean Diet.

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It is interesting. Nothing we can do to reduce the huge age factor. They ought to have a slider for BMI in there.

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I found the sliders hard to set to a specific #, until I realized that once you click them, the keyboard arrow keys move them a digit at a time.

As I've seen in other reports, my Total Chol number is a negative factor, but my 'good' chol is more than a few points above the top of their scale, and even that entry more than offset the negative from my higher than baseline Total #.

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