Afib Ablation – Magic Bullet or Band Aid

Afib Ablation Magic Bullet or Band Aid

Afib Ablation Magic Bullet or Band Aid The cabana trial is the biggest study for people with atrial fibrillation that comes and goes. And the concept of the study was, are medications better for treating atrial fibrillation or is ablation better? This was a study to, to definitively show how superior ablation would be to […]

The Real Reason Why You’re Not Losing Weight

The Real Reason Why You're Not Losing Weight

The Real Reason Why You’re Not Losing Weight There is so many weight loss miracles out there. Some, advocated by, otherwise reputable physicians, these things are selling false promises and doing a disservice for people. So, the usual strategy for weight loss. I had a handful of patients that I would see that had lost […]

Why Meds and Ablations Aren’t Enough To Treat Afib

Why Meds and Ablations Aren't Enough To Treat Afib

Why Meds and Ablations Aren’t Enough To Treat Afib I would just like to ask you, then you can leave it in the comments, think about how has this chronic disease affected you and your family? How does afib, high blood pressure, diabetes, heart disease, stroke, all these other chronic diseases? How have they affected […]

If You Want a Successful Afib Ablation You Have to Know This

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HealthspanMD / If You Want a Successful Afib Ablation You Have to Know This: Recurrent Afib is more common than anyone would like after ablation, but did you know you may have the most power in whether your Afib procedure is successful, or not?   If you have had an Afib ablation procedure, or are thinking […]

If You Think a Statin is Just a Cholesterol Med, You Should Know This

If You Think a Statin is Just a Cholesterol Med

If you take a statin or have been recommended to take a statin, you likely think it’s to lower your cholesterol. And that’s partially right, but it’s not the full story. If You Think a Statin is Just a Cholesterol Med You Should Know This:   Statins are among the most prescribed and controversial medications. […]

You Can Be Safe From Heart Disease, But You Have To Know This

You Can Be Safe From Heart Disease

You Can Be Safe From Heart Disease, But You Have To Know This: All of us have been touched by heart disease, either personally or through loved ones. Up to 60% of adults will have a heart attack, stroke or heart failure in their lifetime.   Those numbers can seem overwhelming, but did you know […]

The Four Most Common Statin Myths

The Four Most Common Statin Myths

If you take a statin or have been recommended to take a statin by your doctor, you likely have questions about whether taking a statin is really a good idea for you or not. The Four Most Common Statin Myths Statins are among the most prescribed, and controversial medications prescribed. Put statins into your favorite […]

Are Fish Oil or Omega-3 Supplements a Waste of Money?

Fish Oil or Omega-3 Supplements a Waste of Money?

Are you wasting your money, or getting essential health benefits? The answer may depend on which type of omega-3 you are taking. Fish Oil or Omega-3 Supplements a Waste of Money? Do you take fish oil or another omega-3 supplement? If so, you are not alone. About 20 million people in the US take omega-3 […]

The Five Best Ways to Lower Your Blood Pressure Without Medication

Five Best Ways to Lower Your Blood Pressure Without Medication

If you have high blood pressure, then you’re probably not surprised that it’s common, although you may be surprised to learn that almost half of adults, over 100 million people, have high blood pressure in the US. Five Best Ways to Lower Your Blood Pressure Without Medication The toll high blood pressure has on our […]