CARDIOLOGY, PRIMARY CARE AND NUTRITION

All Posts Tagged: healthy recipes

Blogpost: How TV can Reinforce Misconceptions

Pharmaceutical advertisements are aimed to sell wellness through medications. They are also aimed at diverting the causation of the illnesses, and taking away any power of the individual to influence their diseases. The overweight kind man wants to spend more time with his grandchildren so he takes a diabetic medication or cholesterol medications to control […]
Read More

Blogpost: You are Not the only One.

A table of 4 sits across from me at a local restaurant. They are all overweight. Their heads are too heavy for their necks to support. There is a marked curvature of their upper backs with their heads coming off 45 degrees to their bodies. It is an effort for them to get up from […]
Read More

Podcast: What is on your NOT to DO list?

Welcome! and Thank you for listening.  I am dedicating this episode to a favorite patient, Whinnie.  She will forever inspire me to be a better person each day by serving others, and to live each day to the fullest.  We all have to do lists.  What about what not to do lists.  What could we […]
Read More

Podcast: The First Thing to Do is Start.

Welcome! and Thank you for listening.  Instead of looking at how fast you can get healthy, perhaps let’s focus on getting a little better everyday.  January is the month to go out hard and try to become healthy as quick as possible so that we can revert back to our old habits as soon as […]
Read More

Blogpost: How Does Your Nutrition Plan Hold Up on Thanksgiving?

By this time most people have their Thanksgiving dining plans finalized.  We all grew up with our own traditions and memories.   I hope you are surrounded by friends and family and are enjoying happiness and good health.   Interestingly,  most people in our practice said they would be dining  out or going to another […]
Read More

Blogpost: American Heart Association Says Just Move!

New physical activity guidelines were released by the American Heart Association (AHA) at the annual meeting.  They added to the current guidelines.  However, approximately 80% of Americans are currently not meeting the previous guidelines.  What!  Of course physicians are quick to point the finger and pull out presciption pads to write for BP and cholesterol […]
Read More

Blogpost: What is Your Purpose for Eating Out?

When I was growing up, my family would go out to dinner occasionally on Saturday night.  I can recall about three or four restaurant choices.  We got dressed up and were joined by my parents friends.  It was a time that I learned to sit in a chair and learn appropriate behaviors.  There were few […]
Read More