Sunday, January 25, 2015

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Lisa Nelson, RD, LN

Lisa Nelson, RD, LN, Health Pro

Registered Dietitian and Licensed Nutritionist

Dehydration and Low Blood Pressure

I realize your bigger concern tends to be how to LOWER high blood pressure, but today I want to touch on the reverse so you are aware of this potential problem.


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posted 12/18/2014, comments (0)|

Join HealthCentral and Texas Children’s Hospital for a Back to School #HealthTipsChat

HealthCentral is pleased to announce we will be hosting a Back to School #HealthTipsChat tweet chat on Wednesday, August 13 from 2-3 PM Eastern Time.

The tweet chat will be moderated by Texas Children's Hospital. Adiaha I.A. Spinks-Franklin, M.D., will be answering questions from the Texas Children's Twitter handle... Read moreChevron

posted 08/06/2014, comments (0)|
Maria Ligos

Maria Ligos, Community Member


Why Choose Olive Oil?

Olive oil, a major component of the Mediterrean diet is rich in monosaturated (healthy) fats. People who live in Mediterrean regions have longer life expectancies and lower risk of cardiovascular diseases as compared to their North American and Northern European counterparts. A study conducted at the Parc de Recerca Biomedica de Barcelona,... Read moreChevron

posted 02/26/2014, comments (0)|

shecan010613, Community Member


ICD and weight loss

Hello everyone, I had a Boston Scientific Automatic Internal cardioverter/defibrillator/pacer implanted in August 2010. It was 22 days after I had suffered a major M.I. where my LAD was 99% blocked.  They placed a Drug Eluding Stent in the LAD. The M.I. occurred while I was hiking at Enchanted Rock State ParK.  Being in such an... Read moreChevron

posted 03/05/2013, comments (0)|
Jennifer Edeson

Jennifer Edeson, Community Member

Eat healthy and Stay Healthy

Types of Heart Disease

Today heart disease is one of the major concerns of a huge number of people across the world. However, this disease still remains neglected and people highly ignore the symptoms of this disease. According to notable heart disease research organizations, heart related diseases are responsible for around 60% of the deaths... Read moreChevron