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Why Your Weight Is a Silent Heart Risk

  Though overlooked, an individual’s weight could play a significant role in their heart health. This brief blog will examine specific reasons one’s weight can contribute to the development of heart maladies. Excess weight or obesity may increase one’s risk by   Stimulating The Onset Of Heart Failure   Medical researchers have found that overweight individuals are at an increased… Read more →

If You’re at Risk for Heart Failure, a Plant-Based Diet May Be the Way to Go

Vegetarian and vegan diets may help prevent heart failure. New research published by the American College of Cardiology reveals that adults who consumed a diet that contained less fried, processed and sugary foods were at a lower risk of suffering from heart failure later in life. Each year, more than 5.7 million Americans experience cardiac failure. As cheap, processed and… Read more →

How to Stop Clogged Arteries and Stay Healthy

          Heart disease is the number one cause of death in the United States and of its many causes, atherosclerosis tops the list. Atherosclerosis is a fatty build-up on blood vessel walls. It’s linked to a wide range of serious health issues, and when it causes thickening of the coronary arteries — the large blood vessels… Read more →