DocHandal tries to bring you the latest research findings that docs like herself read and use. This blog hopes to share some and guide you to reading more, after all it is your body guys! American Heart Association Guide for Improving Cardiovascular Health at the Community Level, 2013 Update* This … [Read more...] about Men: When You Eat Matters to Your Heart!
The 10th National Wear Red Day is Feb. 1, 2013 to bring awareness to heart disease in women. More women than men have heart attacks! Heart disease is the No. 1 ‘killer’ in women more than all forms of cancer combined. According to the American Heart Association (AHA) ‘one in 31 American women … [Read more...] about Go Red – For Your Heart!
A few words on getting info across to Docs. Just watching the news can give you ‘agita’ (Italian slang for indigestion, so can your Aunt Sophie’s spicy casserole but intermittent chest pain (termed angina) can be caused by heart disease. Many use the term ‘pain’ others ‘discomfort’. It is important … [Read more...] about Having Chest Pain-Is It Your Heart?