HEART DISEASE Part 3

HEART DISEASE Part 3

Exercise in the treatment of CHD The use of exercise for treating coronary disease preceded its use for treating any other medical problem.  Back in the 18th century Dr William Heberden recognised angina and in 1768 he described one of his patients, who had been cured...
How to Have a Perfect Exercising Routine?

How to Have a Perfect Exercising Routine?

Guest Blog This week’s blog comes from Jacqueline Johnson from https://lovinghomecareinc.com/service-area/arcadia-ca/ There are many benefits to having a regular exercise routine. Not only can it help you stay in shape and maintain a healthy weight, but it can...
Diabetes Part 1

Diabetes Part 1

T2DM Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is what we are talking about. Type 1 DM is something else, although it is also a risk factor for all the other diseases which T2DM fosters (mainly heart disease, blindness, kidney failure, nerve damage and susceptibility to...
7 Benefits of Exercise and Weight Loss

7 Benefits of Exercise and Weight Loss

This week’s blog is from a site across the pond, US Health Corps, authored by Kimberly Thomas . It gives an American perspective on why exercise is the thing. Although some of the assertions can be challenged its heart is in the right place  – and it gives...
Treating dyslipidaemia

Treating dyslipidaemia

The medical ill effects of dyslipidaemia The main ill effect of dyslipidaemia is the promotion of atheroma – so-called hardening of the arteries. A high total cholesterol, a high ratio of total cholesterol to HDL cholesterol and raised triglyceride levels are...