Q & A: Is it true that statins cause diabetes?

Statins may cause diabetes, is it true? Actually, that’s a very good point. Statins will push you down that insulin resistance highway. All of them except one, and that one is very expensive. It’s called pitavastatin. Pitavastatin has not broken, has not lived through it. Some got its patent. Yet so again, very expensive. We…

Sniffiing out the cause of high blood pressure

High blood pressure is S-E-R-I-O-U-S. If you’ve got it, you need to work at bringing it down, to avoid blowing a gasket, either in your head or your heart. Treatments to protect against cardiovascular disease, usually focus on minimizing the build up of cholesterol in the pipes and then making the pipes more pliable and…

Flax Seeds for Hypertension

“Flax Seeds for Hypertension” A recent article in the journal Meat Science acknowledged that a sector of the population perceives meat as a food that is detrimental to their health because of studies associating meat consumption with heart disease and cancer. For these reasons, these meat consumers look for healthier food alternatives as a means…