Choose the Best Diet for Your Peripheral Arterial Disease

Any dietary therapy for Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) should reduce your intake of the types of fats associated with progression of cardiovascular disease. Ideally, these therapies would also reduce inflammation in the blood vessel wall and in your entire body. Assessing what can be achieved with diet therapy is important because it is part of … Read More

Can These Foods Help Prevent Stroke?

What you eat each day can play a big role not just in weight control, but also in protecting you against stroke. So put down the potato chips and read on. “Food as it relates to stroke is all about prevention,” says certified nurse practitioner Susan Jaeger. “Your food choices can reduce the risk of … Read More