by Dr Simone | Nov 13, 2017 | Cardiovascular Disease, Exercise, PFO PATENT FORAMEN OVALE
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.
by Dr Simone | May 18, 2017 | Cardiovascular Disease, Infections
The increase risk may be as much as 400% in severe shingles cases.
by Dr Simone | Dec 7, 2015 | Cardiovascular Disease
Working 55 or more hours per week increases stroke risk by 33%
by Dr Simone | Aug 17, 2015 | Aspirin, Cancer, Cardiovascular Disease
325 mg uncoated aspirin at 6PM decreases risk for heart attack, stroke, cancer, colon cancer colon polyps, and decreases lipoprotein(a).