Posts Tagged "women’s heart health"

Here Kitty,Kitty…

Posted By on Apr 5, 2012

Taurine is an organic acid found in dark meat poultry, beef, lamb, eggs, dairy and some seafood such as white fish like cod, mussels and clams. It is not found in any substantial amount in plant products. It is a requirement for some carnivores like felines because, unlike humans, they cannot synthesize it. Feline deficiencies can result in blindness, heart disease and a host of inflammatory conditions. A small study from NYU was...

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Women’s Heart Health

Posted By on Jan 30, 2012

February launches Women’s Heart Health awareness month. Here’s a great article (with quotes by yours truly) to kick it off:   Women’sHeart Health article (Dr. Mike quoted)

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Apples are good for a lot of reasons. The fact that, at least for post menopausal women, they can keep the cardiologist at bay is just icing on the apple spice cake, as it were. A study that was recently presented at presented at the Experimental Biology 2011 meeting in Washington, D.C that provided just such evidence. The study looked at post menopausal women who were asked to consume a daily serving of apples (dried) each day. After...

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Basil Radio

Posted By on Feb 28, 2011

For those who couldn’t get the link (or were just too lazy to click), here’s the medical TV show. [wpvideo Njxzi2CM] Don’t forget to join us tonight for Basil Radio at 6:30!

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Heartbeat Radio

Posted By on Feb 14, 2011

Please  join me as I chat with Mary McBryde on nationally syndicated radio program, Heartbeat Sunshine Radio for Women. You can listen Tuesday morning at 8:20 EDT by following the link: Heartbeat Radio for Women I hope you will tune in and let us know what you think of the program!

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