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Articles That Discuss heart disease

Chemotherapy-induced Cardiomyopathy

The past five echocardiograms indicate that I am healing my chemotherapy-induced Cardiomyopathy. I am doing this with evidence-based, non-toxic, non-conventional therapies such as nutrition, supplementation,

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Atrial-Fibrillation- W/out Conventional Meds

“One of the most obvious side effects of blood-thinning medication is the increased risk of bleeding. You may even be at danger of bleeding significantly from small cuts.” Hi David. Recently

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Myeloma- Cardiomyopathy- Heart Failure

I am a long-term myeloma survivor. I underwent cardiotoxic chemotherapy regimens (vincristine, adriamycin/doxorubicin, cytoxan, busulphan, melphalan) during my conventional myeloma treatments between 1994-1997.

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Sauna to reduce risk of Fatal Cardiovascular and All-Cause Mortality

 “Increased frequency of Sauna bathing is associated with a reduced risk of SCD, CHD, CVD, and all-cause mortality” Exercising your heart doesn’t have to be as difficult as you may think.

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Anthracycline Cardiotoxicity- Asian, Black, Hispanic

“Probably, anthracycline-induced cardiotoxicity is a single and continuous phenomenon, from cellular to clinical stage, starting with myocardial cell injury, followed by progressive LVEF decline

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Cocoa Powder- Heart, Brain, Bone Health

According to research, cocoa may provide neuroprotection, cardioprotection and may even enhance bone health- all properties needed by the aging cancer survivor aka me… You’ve reached middle

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Cardiac Rehab- 7 Best Yoga Poses

When performed mindfully, yoga, while addressing all the underlying causes can reduce hypertension. It calms down the nervous system, thereby slowing down your heart rate. I was diagnosed with chemotherapy-induced

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Cardiac Rehab – Curcumin, CVD, Heart Failure

The p300-HAT inhibitory effects of curcumin have been demonstrated to ameliorate the development of cardiac hypertrophy and heart failure in animal models. I developed a deep vein thrombosis (DVT) during

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Cardiotoxic, Cardiomyopathy, Hypertension

“Cardiotoxic treatment refers to the damage of heart muscles (cardiomyopathy) due to intake of chemotherapy drugs.” It isn’t the fact that many chemotherapy regimens are cardiot0xic aka

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Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy

“Among patients with chemotherapy-induced cardiomyopathy eligible for cardiac resynchronization therapy, CRT improved left ventricular function and promoted reverse remodeling…” Read

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Cardiac Rehab with Magnesium

Increasing dietary magnesium intake is associated with a reduced risk of stroke, heart failure, diabetes, and all-cause mortality, but not CHD or total CVD. I am a long-term cancer survivor. I have ignored

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Stroke Prevention Diet and Supplementation

“…greens turned out to be associated with the strongest protection against major chronic diseases, including a 20% reduction of stroke for every additional serving.” I live with an increased

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