Tag Archives: cardiovascular disease

Avocado decreases risk for type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease


(NaturalHealth365) An estimated 34 percent of U.S. adults have metabolic syndrome. Having this condition and its symptoms significantly increases the risk for type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, heart health problems and other conditions.  But, what does this have to do with eating avocado? (I’m glad you asked) The symptoms of metabolic syndrome include high cholesterol, high blood sugar, elevated blood ... Read More »

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Curing heart disease – Practical medical solutions


(NaturalHealth365) The Centers for Disease Control says that heart disease is now the leading cause of death for men and women in the United States, claiming roughly 610,000 lives a year. According to holistic cardiologist Dr. Jack Wolfson, ‘the vast majority of these deaths are completely avoidable.’ Discover a natural way to avoid heart disease. Dr. Wolfson points out that ... Read More »

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Two nutrients slash death from cardiovascular disease by 50 percent


(NaturalHealth365) Cardiovascular disease, which can be caused by the formation of arterial plaque, smoking, high blood pressure, sedentary lifestyle, poor diet and obesity, is a formidable foe. It kills 17 million people around the world every year – making it the leading cause of death worldwide – and is also the number one cause of death in the United States, ... Read More »

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How B vitamins improve cognitive function and prevent cardiovascular disease


(NaturalHealth365) Two of the most devastating conditions known to increase with the aging process are cardiovascular disease and loss of cognitive function. But scientists believe the many vitamins making up the vitamin B complex can help to prevent these afflictions. Research has shown that folic acid, vitamin B12 and B6, for example, are particularly useful in maintaining cognitive function and ... Read More »

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The number one cause for 90% of all heart attacks


(NaturalHealth365) Inflammation of the lining of the coronary arteries has been known for some time to be at the root of virtually all coronary atherosclerosis that eventually leads to partially obstructive lesions, the acute formation of an occluding blood clot, and the resulting heart attack that is the number one cause of death in the United States. However, little to ... Read More »

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Olive oil shown to slash risk of cardiovascular disease

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(NaturalHealth365) It’s no secret that diet choices, particular when it comes to fats in oils, play a major role in the prevention of health complications associated with cardiovascular disease. Numerous studies have shown that diets utilizing olive oil, in particular, are beneficial to slowing or stopping the advancement of heart disease, heart attack and stroke. For example, a study published ... Read More »

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Get rid of the myths and cure osteoporosis naturally

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(NaturalHealth365) The numbers are truly staggering. Worldwide, osteoporosis causes more than 8.9 million fractures per year – resulting in a fracture every 3 seconds. Conventionally speaking, doctors say that osteoporosis is ‘largely genetic;’ yet, they admit that risk factors include smoking, obesity and lack of physical activity. This contradiction shows us that Western medicine is confused about the cause of ... Read More »

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NH365 034: Astaxanthin – A powerful antioxidant to improve your health

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS(NaturalHealth365) We see millions of people suffering from cellular inflammation which sets the stage for a variety of serious health issues like arthritis, cancer, chronic fatigue and, of course, cardiovascular disease. Unfortunately, most conventionally-trained physicians are ill-equipped to educate their patients about lifestyle changes – which would eliminate ... Read More »

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Medical alert: Thyroid dysfunction increases your risk of heart disease


(NaturalHealth365) Over 100 years ago, a study showed that ‘subclinical hypothyroidism’ was associated with a 260% increase in the prevalence of heart disease. In fact, over the years, many other studies have made the connection between thyroid disorders and the risk of premature death due to cardiovascular disease. On the next NaturalHealth365 Talk Hour, Jonathan Landsman and David Brownstein, M.D., ... Read More »

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The powerful health benefits of avocados


(NaturalHealth365) You love avocados as a sandwich garnish or mashed in guacamole at your favorite Mexican restaurant, but this little green superfood is so much more than just a dip or a garnish. Avocados are loaded with nutrients – which offer profound health benefits. In fact, a study published by the Journal of the American Heart Association has shown that ... Read More »

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Find out why a vitamin K deficiency threatens bone and heart health

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(NaturalHealth365) Globally speaking, osteoporosis causes more than 8.9 million fractures annually – affecting about 200 million women with an osteoporotic fracture every 3 seconds! Yet, most women are never told that a vitamin K deficiency can cause weakening of the bones, chronic inflammation plus a host of degenerative diseases. Learn the secrets to avoiding heart disease and osteoporosis. On the ... Read More »

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Leading cause of death accessed with one medical test

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(NaturalHealth365) It’s the medical test that could save your life, but has your doctor performed it? NMR Lipoprotein, a measure of low density lipid particle number is more efficient at determining your risk of cardiovascular disease than what 90 percent of doctors still look at. Cardiovascular disease, the leading cause of death in the United States, still ahead of cancer, ... Read More »

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