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Cardiovascular Disease and Women

Cardiovascular disease, also known as CVD, is the number one killer of men and women of all ethnic groups in the United States. Cardiovascular diseases include such ailments as high blood pressure, arrhythmia, valve disease, congestive heart failure and stroke. 394 more words

Cardiac Arrest

New cholesterol drug cuts heart risks, raises cost concerns

A long-acting cholesterol medicine cut the risk of having a heart attack or some other serious problems by 15 to 20 per cent in a big study that’s likely to spur fresh debate about what drugs should cost. 775 more words


Trans fat is double trouble for your heart health - Mayo Clinic, Dr Rhonda Patrick

A page from the mayo clinic on the serious health defects associated with intake of transfats and how they “raise your LDL (“bad”) cholesterol and lowers your HDL (“good”) (HDL) cholesterol.” The article includes what foods transfats are typically in and how to tell if a food is high is this fat. 53 more words

Scăpați de colesterol cu ingrediente naturale

Pentru a scădea valorile ridicate de colesterol de tip LDL – care provoacă afecțiuni cardiovasculare – puteți să vă schimbați dieta într-una echilibrată, din care să nu lipsească legumele din belșug. 115 more words

Medicină Naturistă

Are You Paying More For Rosuvastatin (Generic Crestor) Than Brand Name Crestor?

The skeptical cardiologist was shocked to hear from a patient last week that she would have to pay considerably more for generic rosuvastatin (GR) than Crestor, its brand name equivalent. 705 more words

Statin Drug Therapy

72. Zero Carb Success Story and Cholesterol Results.

Kelly Hogan originally started eating a low carb diet, because she was obese and her doctor said she needed to lose at least 100 pounds. After five years on a low-carb diet, she realized that she felt better when her carb intake was at its lowest. 1,430 more words


Why I Love Olive Oil

It seems like every week, different oils become trendy: flax oil, grape seed oil, avocado oil. These oils certainly have their benefits, but I mostly stick to my time-tested favorite, olive oil. 362 more words

Healthy Eating