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Ask The Doctors: April 2018

Have you ever heard of this? I thought biotin was a vitamin! Last year I had a heart attack. They took me to the cath...

Migraine with Aura and Stroke

Before birth, blood bypasses the lungs by circulation through a hole between the upper chambers of the heart called a...

Ask The Doctors: April 2018

A friend is using electronic cigarettes to quit smoking and claims it is a safe alternative. Is this true? Many...

Cholesterol, a Fat We Love to Hate

 Subscribers OnlyWhen LDL and HDL exist in normal proportion, they are not a health risk. But when levels of LDL or total cholesterol...

Echocardiography 101

Most people are familiar with ultrasound as the technology used to monitor unborn babies during pregnancy. When...

Recipe for a Plant-Based Diet

 Subscribers OnlyWhether you have a family history of cardiovascular disease, have had a heart attack or stroke yourself or have...

Heart Beat: April 2018

The risk of stroke or heart attack is 5 to 10 percent per year in patients with stable atherosclerosis. Obese...