HealthspanMD

The Apple Watch and AliveCor  -  Should You Monitor Your Afib?

The Apple Watch and AliveCor  -  Should You

In this article, we are going to talk about self-monitoring your heart rhythm; the two

How Afib is Diagnosed and What Medical Tests Are Commonly Done?

How Afib is Diagnosed and What Medical Tests

We are going to talk about how Afib is diagnosed and what medical tests are

Does the Risk of Your Blood Thinner Meds For Afib Outweigh the Benefits?

Does the Risk of Your Blood Thinner Meds

We are going to discuss blood thinner medications for Afib and bleeding risk. Does the

Are Executive Health Programs Worth It? If Your Goal is Better Health, Here Is What You Must Know

Are Executive Health Programs Worth It? If Your

Executive health programs are everywhere. The promise of better health (at a time when diseases

Treating The Causes of Afib

Treating The Causes of Afib

Are you interested in learning more about the best treatment for Afib? If so, you’re

Memory Not as Good? If You Have High Blood Pressure, Then You Must Know This

Memory Not as Good? If You Have High

Are you concerned your memory isn’t as good as it used to be?   One

The Dangers of Afib — You Have More Control Than You Realize

The Dangers of Afib — You Have More

We are going to talk about the dangers of Afib. Specifically, what impact does Afib

Will the Apple Watch - And Detecting Afib - Save Your Life?

Will the Apple Watch - And Detecting Afib - Save Your Life?

When people talk about Apple Watch’s ability to monitor heart rhythm, they sometimes use the

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