Category: Cardiovascular

January 3, 2015

Diabetes – Information For Patients

DIABETES – INFORMATION FOR PATIENTS – OVERVIEW Diabetes – Information for Patients: Type 2 diabetes mellitus (Adult onset Diabetes) occurs when the pancreas is not able to produce a sufficient amounts of insulin, and/or the muscle or fat receptors becomes resistant to insulin. Either of these problems can result in high blood sugar (glucose) levels, […]

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December 27, 2014

cholesterol is a risk factor for heart attacks and strokes – cardiovascular disease

cholesterol is a risk factor for heart attacks and strokes – cardiovascular disease Hyperlipidemia dyslipidemia refers to increased levels of lipids (fats) in the blood, these can include both cholesterol and triglycerides Hyperlipidemia is not a disease but it can significantly increase your risk of developing vascular disease including heart attacks, strokes, NL loss of […]

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December 27, 2014

cholesterol treatment- statins, bile acid absorbants, niacin, zetia and others

cholesterol treatment             INTRODUCTION Cholesterol Treatment —   High cholesterol and lipid levels can increase your risk for developing heart attacks, strokes, blindness, impotence, senility, and other diseases. Please see my blog on: cholesterol is a risk factor for heart attacks and strokes – cardiovascular disease     Conservative Care […]

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