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Oh No, Not More Drugs!

Oh No, Not More Drugs!

The title of a recent Los Angeles Times front page article stated “Wider Use of Statin Drugs Urged.” Statin drugs are medications used to lower cholesterol.  This latest set of guidelines is couched in terms of reducing heart attacks and strokes.  There are experts who developed these guidelines in conjunction with the American Heart Association […]

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Kaiser Slow To Provide Up-To-Date Heart Attack Care

Kaiser Slow To Provide Up-To-Date Heart Attack Care

In a shocking front-page article, the Los Angeles Times newspaper reported that Kaiser was finally going to join the transfer system. What is this transfer system? It’s an emergency medical system established to transfer people with severe heart attacks to centers where they can get the very best in care, meaning centers that are set […]

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Heart Attacks Twice as Deadly for Women

At the Sklar Center for Restorative Medicine, we are aware that heart health has traditionally been marketed to men. But, as this article shows, heart health for women is even more important due to the fact that heart attacks are twice as deadly for women (based on a study from the Acute Cardiac Care Congress). […]

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