Creating A Cholesterol Plan

Advertisements A number of Americans have put their hearts into lowering their cholesterol. Yet a recent American Heart Association survey found that many adults with high cholesterol still don’t realize that they have an increased risk of developing heart disease. According to the survey, 50 percent of respondents with cholesterol levels of 200 or greater,Continue reading “Creating A Cholesterol Plan”

Immediate Stroke Diagnosis Critical for Recovery

Advertisements Every minute, someone in the United States has a stroke. Of the 700,000 victims each year, one-third die, and another third suffer permanent paralysis, loss of speech or memory lapses. The best way to minimize the effects of a stroke is to know the warning signs so the stroke victim can get immediate treatment.Continue reading “Immediate Stroke Diagnosis Critical for Recovery”

Goji and Heart Diseases

Advertisements Cardiovascular disease (CVD), including heart disease and stroke, remains as the foremost cause of death in the United States despite progress in prevention, detection, and treatment. CVD is a killer of people in the prime of life, with more than half of all deaths occurring among women. According to the Centers for Disease ControlContinue reading “Goji and Heart Diseases”

How to Properly Begin a Jogging Routine

Advertisements Photos by Google Jogging is not only one of the best ways to burn fat and lose weight; it also makes your heart and lungs stronger. You can jog almost anywhere and just about any time you want, making it very convenient to do. This is why there are so many people who doContinue reading “How to Properly Begin a Jogging Routine”

The Role Of Whey Protein In Achieving Significant Muscle Gain

Advertisements Most bodybuilders would agree that supplementing with whey protein is an important element in achieving serious muscle gains. This article will examine the facts relating to whey protein as a supplement and help you decide whether you need to follow this particular strategy. Whey protein is produced during the process that sees milk turnedContinue reading “The Role Of Whey Protein In Achieving Significant Muscle Gain”

Atherosclerosis Symptoms, Causes, prevention and Treatment

Advertisements By atherosclerosis the inside of the arteries are thickened, hardened and stiffened, causing the space for blood flow to be narrowed or closed. This will decrease the oxygen supply to local or distant tissues. The primary symptom of this is pain, poor organ function and bad general condition. The further consequences are tissue damage,Continue reading “Atherosclerosis Symptoms, Causes, prevention and Treatment”

Why High Blood Cholesterol Is Dangerous

Advertisements Cholesterol, like fat, cannot move around the bloodstream on its own because it does not mix with water. The bloodstream carries cholesterol in particles called lipoproteins that are like blood-borne cargo trucks delivering cholesterol to various body tissues to be used, stored or excreted. But too much of this circulating cholesterol can injure arteries,Continue reading “Why High Blood Cholesterol Is Dangerous”

Serious Heart Attacks

Advertisements Heart attacks are a very serious heart condition that ‘attack’ suddenly. They can be characterized by a spectrum of chest pains and discomfort as well as sweating, vomiting and nausia. Sometimes these symptoms can even result in a complete loss of consciousness. Heart attacks occur when the blood supply to a part of theContinue reading “Serious Heart Attacks”

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