298 patients who had aortic valve replacement surgery in the afternoon did much better than 298 patients who had surgery in the morning.
For many years only the issue of unfiltered blood clots causing a stroke was considered in deciding how to treat a patient with a PFO because the other very important physiological consequences were not considered.
Dr Pauling found that Lipoprotein(a) increases when vitamin C levels are low, perhaps as a protective mechanism since Lipoprotein(a) binds to weakened arterial walls (less collagen and elastin fibers) to repair damage – like a patch. Dr. Pauling thought cardiovascular disease is a form of chronic pre-scurvy. Read what he recommends.
Amgen, the maker of evolocumab (Repatha) funded the research, paid EVERY author on the paper, led by Harvard researchers, and the findings were published in the prestigious New England Journal of Medicine May 4, 2017. If you take the drug, evolocumab (Repatha), your LDL will go down but you won’t live any longer. IT’S ALL ABOUT INFLAMMATION AND OXIDATION.
Inorganic chemicals like arsenic, chromium (certain chemical form), nickel, and lead are toxic. Lead impairs children’s IQ and attention span.
OFTEN NEGLECTED AND UNDIAGNOSED CAUSE OF WOMEN’S CHEST PAIN – CORONARY MICROVASCULAR ANGINA (SYNDROME X)
Microvascular angina affects mainly women, and occurs predominately in postmenopausal women. These women are often neglected and diagnosed as having “non-cardiac” chest pain, and are sometimes given no treatment.
The increase risk may be as much as 400% in severe shingles cases.
High lipoprotein(a), Lp(a), found in 20% of people’s blood is a risk factor for coronary heart disease (CHD), cardiovascular disease (CVD) including aortic stenosis, atherosclerosis, thrombosis, stroke, cancer, and diabetes mellitus.
Our Ten Point Plan reviews lifestyle factors you need to modify to decrease your risk of cancer and heart disease. And now with this new information about telomeres, the very same Simone Ten Point Plan can help you slow the progression of aging.
All cinnamon doses reduced the fasting serum glucose (18–29%), triglyceride (23–30%), LDL cholesterol (7–27%), and total cholesterol (13–26%) levels. WARNING: COUMARIN IS FOUND IN CINNAMON
MARGINAL VITAMIN DEFICIENCIES – Excerpt from CANCER AND NUTRITION (1980, revised 2007), C B Simone MD
Marginal deficiency is a gradual vitamin depletion in which there is evidence of personal lack of well-being associated with impairment of certain biochemical reactions.
Working 55 or more hours per week increases stroke risk by 33%
325 mg uncoated aspirin at 6PM decreases risk for heart attack, stroke, cancer, colon cancer colon polyps, and decreases lipoprotein(a).
Ribose looks and tastes like sugar and has a negative glycemic index which causes a drop in blood sugar rather than a rise.
People with blood types A, B, or AB have a greater risk for developing coronary heart disease and other chronic diseases
You cannot drink grapefruit juice in the morning and take your medication later in the day. Seville oranges and tangelos can have the same effect.
Vitamin C can lower both systolic and diastolic blood pressure
ANTIOXIDANTS AND OTHER NUTRIENTS DO NOT INTERFERE WITH CHEMOTHERAPY OR RADIATION, AND CAN INCREASE KILL, DECREASE SIDE EFFECTS, AND INCREASE SURVIVAL
Fifty human studies, involving 8,521 patients, 5,081 of whom were given food supplement nutrients, have consistently shown that non-prescription antioxidants and other nutrients: Do not interfere with cancer therapeutic modalities; Can enhance cancer therapy killing capabilities; Decrease cancer therapy side effects; Protect normal tissues from cancer therapy, and Prolong lifespan in 15 studies for 3,738 patients
Inflammation caused by certain foods, drink, lifestyle, or chronic illnesses can cause anemia. Intense exercise causes inflammation which in turn can cause anemia in athletes.
Snowstorms require road salt treatment that raises sodium levels in tap water. One of every ten people in the world die of high sodium intake over a lifetime.