Trim and fit: You may still have heart disease......
Posted by Charles Waisbren on October 05, 2018 at 12:32 PM
You may be trim and fit.....and yet you may still have heart disease. There are five major risk factors for heart blockages: FAMILY HISTORY, high cholesterol, hypertension, diabetes and smoking. Hence, even if you are a non smoker with a terrific blood pressure, good blood sugar and a normal cholesterol level, if you have a family history of heart disease you are at risk. For people with risk factors, I continue to recommend an ultra-fast CT of the heart vessels to get a better idea of the cardiac status.
It is important for your health to get out in nature
June 15, 2019
Good news for our mental health
May 05, 2019
April 21, 2019
Living Alone Can Be Deadly
March 29, 2019