What is a good BMI for optimal health? And what does that actually mean? A family physician explains the uses and limitations of this measurement.
Are your numbers are where they should be? Find out what you need to know, and get tips for heart-healthy living.
The higher your BMI, the greater your risks of heart disease, stroke, hypertension and diabetes. Discover whether your score is in the healthy range as we “decode” BMI.
Statin medications (statins) are drugs that help lower cholesterol levels in the blood to help prevent coronary heart disease for those at risk or who already have experienced some form of cardiovascular disease. Statins do carry certain risks that need balanced and managed through ongoing physician monitoring. A recent study highlights how important it is to … Read More