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

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

Eating healthier is a challenge in today’s world.  Convenient, high-calorie, and tasty food is available for most of us anytime we want it.  Do you struggle with eating healthy? If so, you’re not alone. Each day we are bombarded by expensive (and effective) marketing makes these highly processed and unhealthy foods even more appealing. Yet, […]

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

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

If you’re concerned about heart disease – for you or your loved ones – you’re right to be. And if you’re not, you probably should be. As a cardiologist, I’m concerned also. The numbers are numbing. You likely know heart disease is the leading cause of death in the world, but did you know deaths […]

All the Medical Experts Agree…

All the Medical Experts Agree...

If you have a chronic illness, you’re not alone. Six out of ten adults in the US have at least one chronic illness like high blood pressure, high cholesterol, unhealthy weight, heart disease, and many others. If you’re one of them or have loved ones who are, the problem is, you’re probably not getting the […]

Not All Blocked Heart Arteries Should Be Fixed. Here’s Why.

Not All Blocked Heart Arteries Should Be Fixed. Here’s Why.

If you think heart artery blockages should be fixed, you’re not alone. For years, cardiologists also thought if we can open a blocked artery with a stent or a balloon, we should.    It makes sense, but in some cases, it’s wrong. Let me explain. Doug is a 67-year-old man who saw me because he […]