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Which Is Better For The Human Heart? Nut Protein or Meat Protein

Oct 08, 2018 by Total Access Medical
It has been long suspected that including nuts and seeds in the diet protects against heart and vascular disease, while red meats increase risk. A study has found that meat protein is associated with a sharp increased risk of heart disease while protein from nuts and seeds is beneficial for the human heart.
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What Causes High Cholesterol?

Sep 24, 2018 by Total Access Medical
Cholesterol is both good and bad. At normal levels, it is an essential substance for the body. But if concentrations in the blood get too high, it becomes a silent danger that puts people at risk of heart attack.
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Types Of Heart Attack: What You Should Know

Jun 06, 2018 by Total Access Medical

Heart attacks pose a serious health risk and can be life-threatening. They occur when a blockage in the coronary arteries disrupts blood flow to the heart, which can cause permanent damage.

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What Is Cardiovascular Disease? 

May 21, 2018 by Total Access Medical
Cardiovascular diseases involve the blood vessels, the heart, or both. The cardiovascular or circulatory system supplies the body with blood. It consists of the heart, arteries, veins, and capillaries. There are several types of cardiovascular disease, but treatment, symptoms, and prevention often overlap.
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New Study: Nut Protein Vs. Meat Protein, Which Is Better For Human Heart?

May 07, 2018 by Total Access Medical
It has been long suspected that including nuts and seeds in the diet protects against heart and vascular disease, while red meats increase risk. A study has found that meat protein is associated with a sharp increased risk of heart disease while protein from nuts and seeds is beneficial for the human heart.
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Can Pecans Protect Heart Health? 

May 02, 2018 by William Kirkpatrick

Nuts are among foods that have shown promise for health. These healthful, nutrition-dense food items contain "good" fats, omega-3s, and a whole host of micronutrients.

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What Causes High Cholesterol? 

Apr 11, 2018 by Total Access Medical
Cholesterol is both good and bad. At normal levels, it is an essential substance for the body. But if concentrations in the blood get too high, it becomes a silent danger that puts people at risk of heart attack.
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Key Lifestyle Changes For A Healthy Heart

Apr 09, 2018 by Total Access Medical

A person's arteries can become clogged by a buildup of a substance called plaque. There are no quick fixes for getting rid of the plaque, but people can make key lifestyle changes to stop more of it accumulating and to improve their heart health.

In more serious cases, medical procedures or surgery can help to remove blockages from within the arteries.

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Temple Doctor Wins $1 Million Award To Study How Heart 'Talks' To Fat

Apr 06, 2018 by Total Access Medical

Overweight patients are often told that extra pounds are bad for their hearts.

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Do You Skip Breakfast? You Could Be At Risk For Multiple Health Problems

Jul 28, 2017 by William Kirkpatrick

Have you heard of the saying, "you are what you eat?" Well, studies indicate that when you eat may be just as important as what you eat. 

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