You’re enjoying a second cup of coffee or glass of wine when — wham — your heart starts racing. You remember your doctor saying that atrial fibrillation puts you at greater risk for a stroke, or worse. Is that what’s happening? Should you call 911? Probably not, says cardiac dietitian Julia Zumpano, RD, LD. You’ve … Read More
Get ready to load up on fresh fruits and veggies, healthy fats, whole grains and lean proteins. Add these heart-healthy Mediterranean Diet meals to your weekly rotation.
Here’s an easy-to-understand primer on what to eat (and when) on the Mediterranean Diet. Your heart will love you for it!
Despite recent controversial headlines, you shouldn’t ditch the Mediterranean diet. It’s still the diet backed by the best scientific evidence out there. Cleveland Clinic heart experts explain.
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