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is it true that occasionally following a fasting diet can reduce my risk of heart disease

A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Ajluni
34 years experience Cardiology
Cardiac risk factors: Lower the amount of saturated fats, simple sugars, and red meats in your diet. Reducing carbohydrates and replacing with lean protein choices (exampl ... Read More

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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience Pathology
Fruit, fiber, etc.: This answer has somewhat changed over time, but many health professionals agree that a diet with many vegetables, high fiber foods like wheat bread, b ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience General Practice
Yes: people who have a poor diet and are inactive are at risk of developing coronary artery disease. Other risk factors include- waist size over 40 inches, ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Henson
31 years experience Cardiology
Alot out there: There is alot out there on this subject. The article below is a good start : http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/heart-disease/in-depth/he ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Henson
31 years experience Cardiology
Alot out there: There is alot out there on this subject. The article below is a good start : http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/heart-disease/in-depth/ ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Cocoa: read this: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2797556/ if you don't like to read, it appears the answer to your question is .... maybe
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Cocoa: I am unaware of any rigorous proof of cocoa preventing plaque
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Diet: High salt, high fat diets raise the probability of stroke, heart attack and kidney failure. They do this by damaging the bodies blood vessels.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Diet: Poor diet can cause obesity and associated Insulin dysfunction. It can also cause fat to infiltrate the walls of arteries and make heart attack possib ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience Pathology
Help CV function.: Exercise, especially if moderate, can reduce the risk of heart disease because it improves cardiovascular function. Your heart works better, and your ... Read More

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