Tag Archives: cardiovascular health

Cholesterol Is Not the Enemy—FREE Webcast with Dr. Spencer Nadolsky

dr_spencer_nadolsky Check out this free webcast by WellnessFX practitioner Spender Nadolsky!

In this webcast, you’ll learn the truth about cholesterol and its effects on heart health, brain health, fitness, and longevity, and we’ll discuss the role that inflammation, lipoproteins, and insulin resistance play in heart disease.

Dr. Nadolsky is a physician who prescribes evidence-based lifestyle changes before medication, with a focus on weight loss and cholesterol management.

Besides his work as a family medicine resident physician and weight-loss coach, Dr. Nadolsky is a fitness buff and dedicated biohacker whose creative self-experiments reveal surprising things about our commonly held beliefs about diet and wellness.

The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice of any kind. Any information in these posts should not be acted upon without consideration of primary source material and professional input from one's own healthcare professionals.

Take A Deeper Look—Two Biomarkers of Inflammation

inflammation_diagramWhen the immune system is working properly, inflammation plays a key role in the defending the body against infection and injury. It’s is the first line of defense against viruses and bacteria and works to prevent the invaders from further damage. But when inflammation persists without this type of threat, it becomes a drain on your system. Many of your body’s functions are affected by this overheating effect, and it has a particularly strong correlation with cardiovascular disease (CVD).

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The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice of any kind. Any information in these posts should not be acted upon without consideration of primary source material and professional input from one's own healthcare professionals.