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What Your Dr...Heart Disease The Revolutionary Book that Reveals the Truth Behind Coronary Illnesses - and How You Can Fight Them by Mark C., MD Houston
  

What Your Dr...Heart Disease The Revolutionary Book that Reveals the Truth Behind Coronary Illnesses - and How You Can Fight Them

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What Your Dr...Heart Disease The Revolutionary Book that Reveals the Truth Behind Coronary Illnesses - and How You Can Fight Them by Mark C., MD Houston

Coronary heart disease has long been the number one killer in the West and for decades, we have been told about five basic risk factors: elevated cholesterol, high blood pressure, diabetes, obesity and smoking. But the truth is that heart disease is much more complex-- with close to 400 risk factors!In this innovative guide, Dr. Mark Houston helps readers discover the causes of heart disease, how to prevent and treat its debilitating effects via nutrition, nutritional supplements, exercise and weight management and lays to rest to various myths (cholesterol is not the primary cause) based on scientific studies and medical publications.Readers will also learn how to indentify the risk factors most likely to endager them and construct an arsenal of non-pharmacological preventitive strategies that can counteract this most deadly disease.

About the Author

Dr. Houston is presently Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and Director of the Hypertension Institute, Vascular Biology and the Life Extension Institute at Saint Thomas Hospital in Nashville, TN.

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Publication date

6th February 2012

Author

Mark C., MD Houston

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Publisher

Grand Central Publishing an imprint of Little, Brown & Company

Format

Paperback
304 pages

Categories

Popular medicine & health

ISBN

9781609412548

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