Post Tagged with: "Heart Disease"

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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Heart Disease Starts in Childhood

Heart Disease Starts in Childhood

Why is the intake of animal protein associated with heart disease–even independent of saturated fat—and the intake of plant protein protective? 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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Statistics: The United States of Disease

Statistics: The United States of Disease

Chances of winning the Megamillions jackpot: 1 in 258,890,850 Chances of getting Cancer in the U.S.: 1 in 2 men; 1 in 3 women Cancer is the number two cause of death in the US close behind Heart Disease. Half of all men and one-third of all women in the US will develop cancer during their lifetimes. The median age of […]

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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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Meet Your Meat

Meet Your Meat

VIEW VIDEO: Eating animals: meat, poultry, fish, eggs and dairy causes Cancer, Diabetes, Heart Disease and all of our other chronic and infectious diseases. On the other hand, eating plants: vegetables, fruits, beans and grains prevents Cancer, Diabetes, Heart Disease and all of our other chronic and infectious diseases. 10 Reasons Not To Eat Beef 10 Reasons Not To Eat Pork […]

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