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Blood Thinners and Preventing Stroke — Which Blood Thinners Work The Best For AFib?

Blood Thinners and Preventing Stroke — Which Blood

We are going to talk about blood thinners for Afib. What they are and which

What the Data REALLY Says About Red Meat Consumption and Heart Disease Risk

What the Data REALLY Says About Red Meat

For decades, we’ve been told that red meat is bad for us, that it leads

Everyone At Risk Of Heart Disease Should Know These 10 Tips For Healthy Eating

Everyone At Risk Of Heart Disease Should Know

Eating healthier is a challenge in today’s world.  Convenient, high-calorie, and tasty food is available

Does Vitamin D and Fish Oil Prevent Afib? Or Are They a Waste of Money?

Does Vitamin D and Fish Oil Prevent Afib?

Many of my Afib patients take fish oil, vitamin D, or both. But are they

The Remarkable Benefits of Weight Loss in the Treatment of Afib

The Remarkable Benefits of Weight Loss in the

If you have Afib, you may be familiar with treatment options such as medications and

Are the COVID Vaccines Really 95% Effective?

Are the COVID Vaccines Really 95% Effective?

If you think 95% effective means you’re 5% likely to get COVID after the vaccine,

Blood Thinners for Afib — Do I Really Need Them?

Blood Thinners for Afib — Do I Really

Far and away, the most feared and devastating effect of Afib is stroke. The most

Do Miracle Weight Loss Cures Exist? Maybe Now They Do

Do Miracle Weight Loss Cures Exist? Maybe Now

If “miracle weight loss” sounds like a possible scam to you, I think you’re right

Why Knowing The Underlying Cause of Your Afib Could Save Your Life

Why Knowing The Underlying Cause of Your Afib

In this article, I discuss the common causes of Afib, and why it’s critical if

Three New Recommendations Everyone with High Blood Pressure Should Know

Three New Recommendations Everyone with High Blood Pressure

If you have high blood pressure, you likely already know how common it is. Almost

Fish Oil – Life Saver or a Waste of Money? 

Fish Oil – Life Saver or a Waste

Do you take a fish oil supplement? If so, you’re not alone. It’s one of the

The Biggest Problem in Healthcare. Why It Is (and Isn’t) the Pandemic

The Biggest Problem in Healthcare. Why It Is

The biggest problem in healthcare may not be what you think. This is an introduction

Do Antioxidants Prevent Heart Disease and Cancer? The Answer May Surprise You

Do Antioxidants Prevent Heart Disease and Cancer? The

Do you take antioxidants to prevent heart disease and cancer? Millions of people do. Antioxidants

Should I Get the COVID Vaccine? The 5 Things a Cardiologist Tells His Patients

Should I Get the COVID Vaccine? The 5

A prominent question among many of us these days is whether we should get the

Statin Side Effects – Are Statins Bad for You?

Statin Side Effects – Are Statins Bad for

Many people have side effects to statin medications or have been recommended to take a

The Surprising Way to Stay Healthy During the Pandemic

The Surprising Way to Stay Healthy During the

The power of social connection in increasing your Healthspan. Remember you can have social connection,

Why You’re Not Getting the Best Treatment for Your AFib

Why You’re Not Getting the Best Treatment for

I didn’t like that the only thing I could offer my patients who failed ablation

Three Life-Saving Things You Should Know if You Have High Blood Pressure

Three Life-Saving Things You Should Know if You

If you have high blood pressure, you’re right to be concerned.  High blood pressure is

Why a Weight Loss Program Won’t Lower Your Risk From COVID

Why a Weight Loss Program Won’t Lower Your

We’ve all heard the news that being overweight increases the risk of critical illness and,

The Proven Strategy to Lasting Weight Loss

The Proven Strategy to Lasting Weight Loss

Quit Wasting Time and Money on Weight Loss Programs That Don’t Work If you haven’t

80% of Heart Disease is Preventable. Why don’t we all know how?

80% of Heart Disease is Preventable. Why don’t

If you’re concerned about heart disease – for you or your loved ones – you’re