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!
Care very much what children eat in ages 3-5! A recent study followed over 1,000 pre-school children watching their diet and behaviour around foods. Testing of blood lipid levels were also done specifically looking at the 'bad' lipids (LDL cholesterol, apolipoprotein B) as well as the 'good' … [Read more...] about Pre-school Diet Can Cause Heart Problems Later
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!