Category: heart disease

Giving Children Cholesterol Lowering Medications?

Childhood Obesity: Should We Give Children Cholesterol Lowering Medications? I’ve written several posts about the epidemic of childhood obesity. Childhood obesity is very serious, mainly because of all the secondary problems associated with it, including death. Childhood obesity is directly…

How Old Is Your Heart? See Video

How old is your heart? Did you know smoking can add twenty years to the age of your heart? That seems like a pretty good reason to stop. What about stress? Stress can cause as much damage to your heart…