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Vascular Stroke Screening Helps Indicate Early Stroke Detection Risks

Cardiovascular disease (heart and circulatory disease) causes more than one in four of all deaths in the UK – that’s around 160,000 deaths a year. This figure includes deaths from stroke, heart attacks, heart failure, cardiomyopathy and atrial fibrillation. How can vascular stroke screening help? Because strokes and heart attacks are so-called ‘silent killers’ in […]

Tips to Help Prevent Heart Disease

Life is so uncertain. Sometimes things affect us that we have no control over. However, there are an immense number of things that we can do to greatly improve our odds of achieving many of our goals, including good-health goals. As I get older, I witness more and more cases of heart attacks, cancer, and […]

The Paleo Diet – Is It For You?

The Paleo Diet could be very healthy or it could cause health problems. Here are some of the pros and cons. Pros Elimination of Processed, Packaged and Prepared Foods Processed, packaged and prepared foods are typically too high in sodium. Excessive sodium consumption increases your risk of high blood pressure. These foods also contain artificial […]