Statins could be used to treat multiple sclerosis 他汀类药物或许能用于治疗多发性硬化症
Meet the 105-year-old man still working 英国105岁老人仍坚守工作岗位
Statins - prescribed to 6 million of us every year to lower cholesterol. But in the coming months, a major new trial will test whether they could help tackle a condition which could wreak devastation on sufferers. Multiple sclerosis causes the immune system to attack the lining of the nerves. A previous smaller study suggested statins did have an impact. This trial will provide much more information.
Bill Frankland is 105 years old. This Briton fought in World War Two and is still working today. Frankland says his longevity is down to these exercises. He does them every morning, and they take an hour to complete. It’s no surprise that this man values fitness – he is a doctor, after all!
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1. My marks are always high, I know. But it ______ less partying and more studying!
2. Your sister shouldn't take part in this marathon. She has a heart ______.
1. My marks are always high, I know. But it is down to less partying and more studying!
2. Your sister shouldn't take part in this marathon. She has a heart condition.