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2 daily cups of coffee good for health, says AHA

A new analysis, published in the American Heart Association’s journal Circulation: Heart Failure, reviewed five studies conducted between 2001 and 2011 on the health benefits of daily coffee drinking. It included a total of 140,220 patients. From CNN Health: “Heart … Continue reading

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News from Across the Pond: Foods fried in Olive or Sunflower Oils Not Linked to Heart Disease

A new study out of Spain and published in the British Medical Journal found that eating food fried in olive or sunflower oils is not linked to heart disease or premature death. The authors, led by Professor Pilar Guallar-Castill√≥n from … Continue reading

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Ask the Cardiologist: Vitamin D deficiency linked to risk of Heart Disease

Dr. Maciej Malinski is on the medical staff at Sherman Hospital. He has been kind enough to answer some frequently asked questions related to maintaining a healthy heart in his Ask the Cardiologist series. To see all posts Dr. Malinski … Continue reading

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Why Dark Chocolate Is Good For The Heart

Information for this post was taken from an article in MSN Health. To read the MSN article in its entirety, click here. In the past, we’ve written about studies that have found dark chocolate to be good for the heart. … Continue reading

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Calcium supplements may increase heart attack risk

Information for this article was obtained from the Los Angeles Times. To read the Times‘ full article, click here. Millions upon millions of post-menopausal women fight the possibility of osteoporosis with calcium supplements, but they may do more harm than … Continue reading

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