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Glenn Gandelman, M.D., M.P.H.

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Dr. Glenn Gandelman is board certified in internal medicine, cardiology, echocardiography, and nuclear medicine. He specializes in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease. He wrote for HealthCentral as a health professional for Heart Disease and High Blood Pressure.

Latest by Glenn Gandelman, M.D., M.P.H.

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10 Foods to Avoid When Watching Your Cholesterol

They may taste good, but these foods may not be the best choice for those with high cholesterol.

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Celebrities with Atrial Fibrillation

A surprising look at the AFib diagnosis stories for some of the world’s most well-known celebrities.

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What to Eat With Atrial Fibrillation

Here are some things you can eat with AFib that can help manage and even reverse this heart condition.

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5 Things to Know About Cardioversion for AFib

These five points can help you get started in treatment or learning more before talking to your doctor about AFib.

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Atrial Fibrillation in Athletes: What You Need to Know

Men, especially with a history of participating in endurance sports, are at higher risk for atrial fibrillation.

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Foods to Avoid with Atrial Fibrillation

The key to eating well with a-fib is to avoid foods that raise your heart rate and blood pressure.

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6 Questions to Ask When Treating Atrial Fibrillation

Once diagnosed with AFib, it’s important to speak with your doctor about your symptoms and treatment. These six questions and answers help get you started.

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How to Manage Your Atrial Fibrillation

Knowing how to manage atrial fibrillation will empower you to live your life healthier and happier.

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Anger, Stress and High Blood Pressure

A recent study indicates that angry men have higher blood pressure and increased risk of heart disease. Long-term stress affected both men and women. Individuals with pre-hypertension, a systolic blood pressure between 120 and 140, or a diastolic bet...

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Salt and High Blood Pressure - What's Better: Sodium or Potassium?

In one word, potassium. Nearly 95% of the high blood pressure in the world is known as primary, essential, or idiopathic hypertension. It is called this because no clear underlying cause can be identified. Instead, doctors simply treat the high blood ...