45 Items Tagged

heart disease

What The New Statin Guidelines Mean For You

This week, the Journal of the American College of Cardiology published its Guidelines on Lifestyle Management to Reduce Cardiovascular Risk. This...

David Perlmutter, M.D.
November 19 2013

Why Massages Really Do Keep You Healthy: A Cardiologist Explains

We've all seen it on TV or in a movie. The scene is tense and the patient is doing poorly. The doctor calls out urgently. Retractor! Scalpel!...

Joel Kahn, M.D.
October 16 2013

What You Need To Know About Statins

Last February, The Food and Drug Administration mandated “important safety changes” to the warning labels on statin medications, a group of...

David Perlmutter, M.D.
September 25 2013

Why CoQ10 Is A Super Powerful Antioxidant: A Cardiologist Explains

Let's go back to 1981, Ann Arbor, Michigan. I am sitting in a large auditorium in the medical school basement trying to stay awake. The room is warm...

Joel Kahn, M.D.
July 29 2013

I Didn't Trust My Doctor (But I Was A Terrible Patient)

For years, I hid behind the knowledge that three of my grandparents lived into their 90s, eating pretty much anything they wanted. No way was I going...

Ian Welch
April 23 2013