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.
Last month I gave you the opportunity to submit the questions you'd like answered by hypertension expert Dr. Mark Houston. Many of you took advantage of the opportunity and asked a question - thank you! You'll be very pleased with the results of this interview and the answers Dr. Houston provided. Lisa Nelson RD: It is typically recommended…