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Why Do Doctors Favor Surgery and Drugs Over Diet Changes for Treating Heart Disease?

When he was a surgeon at the Cleveland Clinic, Dr. Caldwell Esselstyn published a controversial paper in the American Journal of Cardiology, noting that heart bypass operations carry significant risks…

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Stent or Prevent? Ending Heart Disease

Two weeks ago, a study published in the American Medical Association's Archives of Internal Medicine sent shockwaves through the medical industry. The mainstay of interventional cardiology, implanting…

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I agree with many of the previous posters that older people feel less pressure to perform or achieve…

Man...I'm cooking bacon at this very moment. Cherrywood to be exact. Mmmmmmmmm

Your personal situation would be an influence, but I've know people in 'not the best' situations who…