Apr 17, 2015
Like most cardiologists, I was skeptical about chelation for a long time. But some recent studies have finally persuaded me.
Apr 10, 2015
The human body manufactures cholesterol to help build healthy cells. However, too much cholesterol in your blood forms fatty deposits that can narrow arteries.
Apr 3, 2015
Sleep is actually a dynamic process involving changes in brainwave activity, breathing, heart rate, body temperature, and other physiological functions.
Mar 27, 2015
Of course, family history does play a role. But one of the most important findings of the last year is that changing to a heart-healthy lifestyle can absolutely overcome what’s in your genes.
Mar 17, 2015
Fasting, the practice of voluntarily going without food for a period of time, dates back centuries, and has often been performed as a religious or cultural ritual.
Mar 13, 2015
Two studies published in the “New England Journal of Medicine” suggest that in most cases CPR with mouth-to-mouth may not be the most effective treatment.
Mar 6, 2015
Salt has always been part of the human diet. In the days before refrigeration, it was used to preserve food. In fact, my wife’s grandmother salted leftover meat to keep it from spoiling.
Feb 27, 2015
Thanks to healthcare reform, reimbursements from health insurers and federal programs such as Medicare and Medicaid have shrunken drastically , and they’re getting smaller every year.