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What does HYV stand for?

HYV stands for Healthy Young Volunteers

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Researchers gave roughly 400 healthy young volunteers either a placebo or one of three extracts of Echinacea angustifolia root either seven days before or soon after a cold virus was inserted into their noses.
The study, conducted by cardiologists at Athens Medical School in Greece, involving 17 healthy young volunteers who agreed to eat a bar of dark chocolate and then get an ultrasound scan, found that eating chocolate seemed to make the blood vessels more flexible.
They evaluated carotid artery reactivity and brain blood flow in response to mental stress in 10 healthy young volunteers (aged between 19 and 27 years), 20 older healthy volunteers (aged 38 to 60 years) and in 28 patients with essential hypertension (aged 38 to 64 years).