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Doctors Prescribe Plant-Based Diets for Heart Disease

Heart disease is a leading cause of death in many countries around the world.  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that more than 600,000 Americans die from heart disease annu…

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Cholesterol Control Without Drugs

Q: I don't want to take statin drugs for my cholesterol problem. What do you suggest? A: The statin medications really are a marvel of modern medicine; however, as a physician I personally weigh th…

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