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Long-term endurance exercise may increase coronary atherosclerosis

Sue Hughes   |   Medical News   |   16 March 2023
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Lifelong endurance sport participation is not associated with a more favourable coronary plaque composition compared to a healthy lifestyle, according to the [email protected] study conducted in Belgium and published in the European Heart Journal.

"We consistently see higher plaque burden in lifelong endurance athletes. This is regardless of the plaque...

          

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