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Those Loving Feelings Are Wonderful-But It Could Be Heart Disease

Your heart sits at the very center of your of emotional world. But some of the positive words we attach to loving feelings could also describe real symptoms of heart disease or other medical issues…As I said, loving feelings are wonderful-but it could be heart disease causing them. Even the words we use are potential clues to some physical manifestations…

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Spotlight On 10 Must-Have Health Tests For All Women

Time to shine the spotlight on the 10 Must-Have health tests for all women (even if you think you’re perfectly healthy), in addition to your annual visit to your primary doctor. There are certain healthy habits we all need to work on like regular exercise, stress management, and choosing the right foods. Scheduling routine health screenings, which can detect potential problems…

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Coronary Artery Disease-A Gradual Subtle And Silent Threat To Women

Coronary Artery Disease-a gradual, subtle and silent threat to women due to a blockage of blood flow to their hearts is killing more women in the United States than ALL types of Cancer combined…   The latest data from the American Heart Association (AHA) indicates that cardiovascular disease causes one death EVERY MINUTE, among U.S. women: That’s 398,035 deaths yearly….

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7 Dietary Supplements Putting Women At Risk

This one is for the ladies especially, but guys, take heed. While multiple supplements are “recommended” by TV ads, magazines an even many “medical” information websites, you may be taking more risks than you realize. So, let me tell you about 7 dietary supplements putting women at risk.   First, a little background: Nearly half of Americans take herbal or…

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Migraine Headaches Can Be A Risk Factor For Cardiovascular Disease

A new study brings some concerning news for the millions of us who experience migraine headaches. Scientists have found that migraine headaches can be a risk factor for Cardiovascular Disease. Often called “heart disease,” the term Cardiovascular Disease includes any conditions that affect the heart and blood vessels, such as stroke, heart attack, atrial fibrillation, or irregular heart rate and heart failure. Based on…

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The Secret Cost Of Anorexia To Your Heart

Here’s a sad story about the secret cost of Anorexia to your heart. One of the first patients this young Doctor cared for during her residency training was a young woman in her forties. She was admitted to the intensive care unit because her heart, liver, and kidneys had failed. She was on a ventilator so they communicated by writing…

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A Scientific Study on Women And Some Major Health Lessons

  The largest study that has ever been done on women, from the Women’s Health Initiative, produced some major health lessons and recommendations for living a healthier life. Up to now, the majority of scientific research has been conducted on white men, making it pretty difficult to know how to treat conditions affecting other populations, especially women. Here’s an example:…

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