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NATURAL DIET = NO HEART DISEASE
THE TSIMANE PEOPLE OF BOLIVIA

Last month we learned of a forager-horticulturist population in the Bolivian Amazon with the healthiest arteries in the world. The Journal Lancet published a modern day anthropology study of an ethnic group of 16,000 living along the Maniqui river in the Amazon rainforest. The Tsimane (pronounced “chee-may-nay”) live as they have for hundreds if not thousands of years.

By |April 11, 2017|Categories: Atherosclerosis, Lifestyle, Prevention, Screening|

BE A VALENTINE’S DAY LIFE SAVER

All it will take is one simple suggestion. One point of information. One admonition. Or one simple question: “Do you know your Coronary Calcium Score?”

Treat Mom To Something Delicious and Healthy

By |May 3, 2016|Categories: Lifestyle, Nutrition, Recipes, Vegan, Vegetarian|

I tried out a new plant based recipe for a Sun Dried Tomato, Mushroom and Spinach Tofu Quiche from the web site www.ohsheglows.com.

NEW EVIDENCE: HOW BEST TO AVOID HEART ATTACK AND STROKE

By |March 25, 2016|Categories: Atherosclerosis, Imaging, Prevention, Risk Assessment, Scientific Evidence|

Imaging all artery beds (carotid-cerebral, coronary, abdominal, leg femoral-peripheral) turns out to be the best means of determining your risk of future heart attack and stroke. This is why it is the central part of our AtheroSCAN examination protocol.