Monday, December 22, 2014

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Obesity is a major risk factor in heart disease. Excess weight can lead to high cholesterol and blood pressure levels. Obesity is also a contributing factor for diabetes, which is linked to heart problems. Losing weight can reduce your risk for heart disease. 

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In my last post, I discussed how, in my program for reversal of heart disease, we follow what I call the “Rule of 60”: LDL 60 mg/dl, HDL 60 mg/dl, triglycerides 60 mg/dl, or 60:60:60.   We do this in order to achieve greater control over heart disease risk. Achieving these values also, interestingly, is associated with improved…

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Whitney, Health Guide, posted Reward Yourself with New Clothes to… Success! When I weighed myself over the weekend, the scale stubbornly only…

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Whitney, Health Guide, posted Avoid Weight Gain Away from Home: Tips… A better woman would have a better report from The Big Easy. Apparently, …

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