Category Archives: heart

Drinking Tea Cuts Non-Cardiovascular Mortality

Tea and coffee are two of the most popular beverages in our daily life. But if your have to choose between them, which is better?

 

A study by French researchers showed that drinking tea reduces non-cardiovascular mortality by 24%. The finding was presented at the just Continue reading

 

Dr. Perlmutter: Stay Away from Orange Juice

By Dr. David Perlmutter

 

When discussing sources of “hidden sugars” with my patients I find that they are often very surprised at my position on orange juice. Essentially, I have taken it off the table. Frequently, the response I get is, “But what about the vitamin C?”

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Diet Drinks May Raise Heart Attack Risk

Ladies, staying away from sugary drinks is certainly a step closer to health. But switching to diet beverages does not guarantee a healthy heart.

 

A new study shows that healthy postmenopausal women who drink two or more diet drinks a day may be more likely to have a heart attack, stroke or other
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Yale Reveals Medications at Odds with Each Other

Most older Americans have multiple chronic health conditions.

 

But a new Yale University study reveals that many of them are being treated with drugs that work at odds with each other.

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Sports Benefit Post-Menopausal Women

Team sport is not just fun, but healthy too, especially for women going through menopause.

 

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Vitamin C May Reduce Stroke Risk

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Eating foods that contain vitamin C may reduce your risk of stroke, reports a new study to be presented at the upcoming American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting.

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