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Screen Stocks

To investigate stocks for potential investment according to a predetermined set of criteria. For example, an investor may screen stocks according to the lowest price, the most market capitalization, the most favorable price-earnings ratio, or any number of other variables. One may also combine criteria while screening stocks. The process is designed to help one make the best investment decisions, and is often accomplished with the help of a computer.

screening

the process of evaluating product ideas in terms of consumer acceptance, technical feasibility and cost. See NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT.
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Mental Health: Research suggests people with too low cholesterol have more depression, commit more suicide, exhibit greater violent and aggressive behaviors, and relapse more in cocaine addiction.
Based on mounting evidence that deaths from heart disease could be cut with aggressive treatment of high cholesterol, the NCEP guidelines spotlight elevated low-density lipoprotein (LDL) or "bad" cholesterol.
Your body makes all the cholesterol it needs, but extra cholesterol can build up in the inner walls of the arteries that feed your brain and heart.
For each treatment after centrifugation, the supernatant fraction containing cholesterol-reduced lard was decanted and was used for cholesterol determination.
There's nothing wrong with people who have high cholesterol eating a bowl of Cheerios every morning.
One-A-Day Cholesterol Plus is being supported with dedicated media spending in addition to a national FSI launch, as well as future FSI activity.
"While LDL cholesterol is important, non-HDL cholesterol may be the more important predictor, at least in some groups of people," Dr.
The study found that neither dietary cholesterol nor egg consumption was associated with the risk of stroke -- not even in carriers of APOE4.
This is because some studies have linked high levels of cholesterol with heart disease and early death.
But, one major way to do this is to control one's blood cholesterol levels.
ISLAMABAD -- Cheese and other dairy products are among the foods most likely to raise a person's cholesterol level.