Search Results for: Heart Disease

Sauna bathing LOWERS the risk of heart disease, according to scientific research

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(Naturalhealth365) 75 million adults in the United States currently have high blood pressure, which dramatically raises the risk of suffering a heart disease or stroke. In fact, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that high blood pressure is a primary or contributing cause of death for 410,000 Americans – close to half a million people – ... Read More »

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Heart disease ALERT: Outspoken cardiologist reveals non-toxic solutions

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(Naturalhealth365) The insertion of a stent – a tiny mesh tube – is a common procedure for opening up arteries that have been blocked by plaque. But, according to outspoken integrative cardiologist Jack Wolfson, DO, FACC, this “go-to” intervention does not always live up to its billing as the gold standard of treatment for heart disease. Stenting, says Dr. Wolfson, ... Read More »

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Avocado seed husks loaded with medicinal compounds could be used to treat cancer and heart disease

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(NaturalHealth365) The avocado is a true superfood – featuring a creamy, buttery-tasting pulp that is packed with healthy nutrients and precious phytochemicals. The large central seed, as well, are a source of beneficial oil. However, the husks surrounding the seed is considered “waste,” and routinely discarded. But, this may soon be changing, with recent research suggesting that the seemingly-worthless husks ... Read More »

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Only one cigarette a day dramatically increases the risk of heart disease and stroke

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(Naturalhealth365) Nowadays, public awareness of the devastating effects of smoking is widespread, with most people knowing that cigarettes can cause cancer, heart disease and strokes. In fact, seventy percent of the 46 million Americans who smoke say they want to quit – and 1.3 million of them succeed every year. (yet, in reality, most people never hear how dangerous this ... Read More »

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Toxic metal hip replacement could cause dementia or heart disease, doctors claim

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(NaturalHealth365) Advancements in hip replacement procedures have given tremendous pain relief, for some people with severe joint issues. However, new information is revealing that the material used could be toxic – leading to many health issues, like dementia. The problem is: these metal hip replacement devices leach out toxic chemicals into the bloodstream. And, while some people may not be ... Read More »

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Heart disease solutions – Healing from the inside out

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(Naturalhealth365) Nearly 610,000 Americans die of heart disease in the United States every year, making it the leading cause of mortality in the nation. According to holistic cardiologist Joel Kahn, MD, many of these deaths are completely avoidable. (and, I couldn’t agree more with that statement) In fact, Dr. Kahn asserts that almost 80 percent of heart disease is preventable ... Read More »

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Overlooked essential vitamin needed to prevent heart disease and osteoporosis

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(Naturalhealth365) Heart disease, the number one killer in the United States, claims over 610,000 lives a year – and accounts for one out of every four deaths. The statistics are staggering and should be considered a national emergency! Osteoporosis – which can result in fractured bones from even minor falls – affects almost 44 million Americans over age 50. And, ... Read More »

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Reduce your risk of heart disease by eating two delicious fruits loaded with an essential mineral for heart health

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(NaturalHealth365) Stunning research from the University of Alabama at Birmingham is showing that the consumption of enough potassium – an essential mineral – can actually reduce the risk of heart disease. In addition, we already know (from other studies) that potassium can improve kidney health, brain function, blood sugar regulation and muscle strength. Thankfully, most people can easily access two ... Read More »

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High sugar diet increases risk of premature death from heart disease

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(NaturalHealth365) Even if you’re otherwise healthy, consuming too much sugar can dramatically increase your risk of cardiovascular disease and premature death. Researchers from the University of Surrey conducted a groundbreaking study on this subject, and the results should make everyone with a sweet tooth think twice about their dessert and snack choices. For the study, two groups of men were ... Read More »

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Elevated homocysteine levels increase risk of heart disease, stroke and dementia

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(NaturalHealth365) Heart disease, the leading cause of death in the nation, claims over 610,000 lives a year in the United States. Stroke exacts a grim toll as well, killing over 130,000 people. And, over 5 million Americans are currently living with Alzheimer’s disease, the most common form of dementia. Recent studies suggest that one specific factor – elevated blood levels ... Read More »

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Coenzyme Q10 deficiency linked to increased risk of chronic inflammation and heart disease

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(NaturalHealth365) Evidence is accumulating that chronic inflammation appears to be at the root of many degenerative disease conditions, including heart disease – the number one killer in the United States. Often downplayed by conventional cardiology, low levels of the nutrient coenzyme Q10 can worsen inflammation – possibly triggering heart attacks and strokes. This is very important news – because we ... Read More »

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Study confirms: Omega-3 consumption decreases the risk of heart disease

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(NaturalHealth365) A recent meta-analysis of nearly 900,000 people has added even more compelling evidence to the long list of omega-3 benefits. This study looked specifically at the association between heart disease and EPA/DHA intake. The results were published in the Mayo Clinic Proceedings January 2017 issue. The paper is unique in that it examined the effects of omega-3s specifically upon ... Read More »

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