More Ask the Doctors - Your Heart and Other Conditions

Ask The Doctors: May 2018

In 2002, the American Heart Association recommended that patients with coronary heart disease (CHD) consume 1 gram...

Ask The Doctors: March 2018

Is vitamin D good for the heart? If so, how much should I take? Should I take calcium supplements for my bones? Can...

Ask The Doctors: January 2018

What is the latest word on taking an aspirin a day to help prevent a heart attack? I’ve heard opposing ideas...

Is Heart Disease Curable?

 Subscribers OnlyEvery year, billions of dollars are spent studying ways to prevent and treat coronary artery disease (CAD), valve...

Ask the Doctors: November 2017

I have congestive heart failure with a low ejection fraction (EF). I seem to be doing pretty well on my current...

Ask the Doctors: October 2017

What is metabolic syndrome, and what are the implications of having it? How can it be prevented or treated? I tried...

Ask The Doctors: August 2017

I have had stable angina for about three years. I know how much exercise I can do before I feel any chest pain. My...

Heat Beat: August 2017

Taking a daily aspirin to protect against a stroke or heart attack poses a higher risk of disabling or fatal bleeding...