High blood pressure (hypertension) raises risks of heart disease, stroke and other problems. Find out what your numbers say about your risks and discover how to lower them as we “decode” your blood pressure.
Cleveland Clinic staff share their numbers with you: Dr. Gillinov, heart surgeon and co-author of Heart 411: BMI 22.8, LDL 87, BP 115/75. Dr. Gillinov reveals his numbers and the steps he took to get them at Heart Surgeon Reveals All. Dr. Ellis, Section Head of Interventional Cardiology: BMI is 22, LDL is 110, BP 120/75. How did … Read More
It’s know your numbers week! A. Marc Gillinov, MD, is a Cleveland Clinic cardiac surgeon and co-author of the new book, “Heart 411”. Recently, he followed the kind of advice that heart doctors give patients, and got his cholesterol (lipid profile), blood pressure and body mass index checked. Now, in this special TBE exclusive, Dr. … Read More