By David Blyweiss, M.D., Advanced Natural Wellness
June 2, 2017
- Two very important numbers missing from the “Know Your Numbers” campaign
- Forget cholesterol. This is much more important.
- The #1 heart test everyone should get
These days, television commercials for pharmaceuticals have literally trained people to “know their numbers”. And in many ways, this is a good thing.
More than ever, patients come into my office and recite their average blood pressure readings, cholesterol levels and triglyceride count. This data often gives me a starting point when discussing their health concerns.
On the other hand, I find that the media attention on specific “numbers” tends to distract people from others that are much more accurate when it comes to your heart health. Continue reading