0 comments on “What is biochemical angioplasty? How preferable it is?”

What is biochemical angioplasty? How preferable it is?

In all open secrets about this, it is similar to a Fibrinolytic therapy, however the timing is the key.I would like to share an interesting article after a study we had on angioplasty and its benefits. Yes, i am talking about the Less Invasive or Minimally Invasive angioplasty also referred to as PCI.

0 comments on “FDA bans trans fats-doughnuts, and baked goods including cakes, pie crusts, biscuits, frozen pizza, cookies, crackers, and stick margarines and other spreads”

FDA bans trans fats-doughnuts, and baked goods including cakes, pie crusts, biscuits, frozen pizza, cookies, crackers, and stick margarines and other spreads

transfats“A key concern is that many consumers may eat more than one serving of a food with minimal amounts of trans fat and that could add up to a signi cant amount,”

0 comments on “Managing Heart Alongside Diabetes”

Managing Heart Alongside Diabetes

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Cardiovascular disease risk factor control as primary prevention in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus has changed substantially in the past few years. (released august 25th, 2015), check A JOINT Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association and the American Diabetes Association

0 comments on “Petrous (word of the day)- Its means, something, as hard as a stone and meets the requirements of our blog post today- Cholesterol Plaque, killer deposits that could lead to serious heart condition.”

Petrous (word of the day)- Its means, something, as hard as a stone and meets the requirements of our blog post today- Cholesterol Plaque, killer deposits that could lead to serious heart condition.

CholeterolFirst the dental plaque: Dental plaque is a film or mass of bacteria that grows on surfaces within the mouth. It appears or can be identifies as a while/pale yellow “ Layer of Slime ” found between two teeth. This may appear dark brown or black in case some smokers and individuals who may refrain from regular dental check-ups or cleaning (scaling) as and when required.

A dental plaque deposit gets harder with time if not treated (scaled out timely) and occasionally your dentist may need a 90 bend tool to scrape or pull this thing between your through to get this stone hard thing away from you, leaving you bleeding but smiling eventually.

0 comments on “Statin the cholesterol lowering drug- A recent study states , “Statin Discontinuation Might Increase Quality of Life””

Statin the cholesterol lowering drug- A recent study states , “Statin Discontinuation Might Increase Quality of Life”

statinsAdverse reactions occur less frequently with the statins than with most other classes of lipid lowering agents. Hepatic dysfunction has been a source of concern; however, the actual risk appears to be very small. Myopathy remains an important side effect. Statin Discontinuation Might Increase Quality of Life in Patients with Advanced Life-Limiting Illness without Affecting Median Survival.

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Nutrition for cancer survivors- Food connected with Recurrence

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With treatment completed, you no doubt want to put cancer behind you and resume a more normal life. Now is the time to take charge of your health, focus on wellness, and swear off unhealthy habits, such as fast foods and a sedentary lifestyle. Research shows that the best formula for staving off another bout of cancer is proper nutrition combined with weight control and exercise.

Food and Recurrence

While there are many benefits to eating well, the data are mixed on whether diet alone can prevent certain cancers from returning. Nevertheless, there is strong evidence that a plant-based diet cuts the risk of cancer overall. Many epidemiologic studies have shown that people who eat diets rich in fruits and vegetables and sparse in meat and animal fat have lower rates of some cancers, including lung, breast, colon and stomach cancers.

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Balance Exercise- Amongst Fitness types_ American Heart Association

fitness typesBalance exercise is one of the four types of exercise along with strength, endurance and flexibility. Ideally, all four types of exercise would be included in a healthy workout routine and AHA provides easy-to-follow guidelines for endurance and strength-training in its Recommendations for Physical Activity in Adults.

0 comments on “Heart Freindly Recipe #1 – From The American Heart Association”

Heart Freindly Recipe #1 – From The American Heart Association

0 comments on “What is childhood obesity?”

What is childhood obesity?

childhood obesityToday, about one in three American kids and teens is overweight or obese, nearly triple the rate in 1963. Among children today, obesity is causing a broad range of health problems that previously weren’t seen until adulthood. These include high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes and elevated blood cholesterol levels. There are also psychological effects: Obese children are more prone to low self-esteem, negative body image and depression. And excess weight at young ages has been linked to higher and earlier death rates in adulthood.

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