Post Tagged with: "Cardiovascular disease"

Heart Disease and Hearing Loss Linked

Heart Disease and Hearing Loss Linked

Gen Xers and baby boomers should no longer ignore their hearing loss, says the Better Hearing Institute (BHI), which is raising awareness of the link between cardiovascular and hearing health in recognition of World Heart Day on September 29th. A growing body of research shows that a person’s hearing health and cardiovascular health frequently correspond. With heart disease, artery walls […]

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Eggs vs. Cigarettes in Atherosclerosis

A study in the journal Atherosclerosis found that eating just 3 eggs or more a week was associated with a significant increase in artery-clogging plaque buildup in people’s carotid arteries going to their brain, a strong predictor of stroke, heart attack, and death. Read full article: http://nutritionfacts.org/2013/09/10/eggs-vs-cigarettes-in-atherosclerosis/ Related article: What’s Wrong with Eggs? More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Cutting out Meat Boosts Heart Attack Victims’ Chances for Survival

People who improved their eating habits the most after a heart attack had a better chance of surviving, according to a study online this week in JAMA Internal Medicine. Researchers assessed the diets of 4,098 women and men from both the Nurses’ Health Study and the Health Professionals Follow-up Study using the Alternative Healthy Eating Index 2010—a tool developed to […]

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World Renown Heart Surgeon Tells Truth About What Really Causes Heart Disease

World Renown Heart Surgeon Tells Truth About What Really Causes Heart Disease

We physicians with all our training, knowledge and authority often acquire a rather large ego that tends to make it difficult to admit we are wrong. So, here it is. I freely admit to being wrong.. As a heart surgeon with 25 years experience, having performed over 5,000 open-heart surgeries,today is my day to right the wrong with medical and […]

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Survival of the Firmest: Erectile Dysfunction and Death

Because the penile arteries are about half the size of the coronary arteries in the heart, erectile dysfunction is a powerful predictor of cardiac events such as sudden death. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Cardiologist Prescribes Vegan Diet for Himself, Urges Patients to do the Same

Cardiologist Prescribes Vegan Diet for Himself, Urges Patients to do the Same

“It’s going to be a little bumpy because we’re disturbing our culture, what we’re used to. When I was young, we used to save the bacon grease in a can. The thing I say is, be easy with each other. Be gentle. Give yourself some room … The gentler you are with yourself, the more likely you are to get […]

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Dr. Caldwell Esselstyn on Ending Heart Disease

More information: http://www.heartattackproof.com/

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Eggs Harmful to Health

Eggs Harmful to Health

Eggs increase the risk for heart disease and diabetes, according to a new meta-analysis published in Atherosclerosis. Researchers reviewed 14 studies and found that those who consumed the most eggs had a 19 and 68 percent increased risk for developing cardiovascular disease and diabetes, respectively, compared with those who ate the fewest eggs. For those who already had diabetes, the […]

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Researchers Discover New Way Meat Causes Heart Disease

People who eat meat produce more artery-clogging intestinal byproducts than people who follow vegan and vegetarian diets, according to a new study from the Cleveland Clinic. Researchers followed 2,595 heart patients and categorized them as omnivores, vegans, or vegetarians and found that those who consumed the most carnitine, present in animal products, increased their risk for heart disease by producing […]

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Eggs vs. Cigarettes in Atherosclerosis

A similar exponential increase in carotid artery plaque buildup was found for smokers and egg eaters. Read full article: http://nutritionfacts.org/video/eggs-vs-cigarettes-in-atherosclerosis/ More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org Subscribe to Dr. Greger’s daily video

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