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The Cholesterol Myth: Is Your Cholesterol Lowering Drug a Lifesaver or Hype?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,460. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
In this book, you are going to learn: 1. What causes high cholesterol levels? 2. What diseases will increase cholesterol levels? 3. Can lifestyle changes truly lower cholesterol levels? 4. Are drugs that lower cholesterol harmful or beneficial? Happy reading!
High Systolic Blood Pressure: Control Blood Pressure Levels Naturally
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
There is nothing normal about a blood pressure that is too high. This is one of your body’s warning signs that something is wrong. If uncorrected, the damage to your heart and brain greatly increases your risk of a heart attack or stroke. Medications are usually thought of as the answer, but recent research suggests that blood pressure medications do nothing to protect your heart and brain.
A Simple Guide to Hypertension and Heart Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,390. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Hypertension, or high blood pressure, refers to a condition in which the blood is pumped around the body above normal pressure. A blood pressure reading of 120/80 is read as 120 over 80 millimetres of mercury. The top number is your systolic pressure. This is the pressure in your arteries when your heart pumps. The bottom number is your diastolic blood pressure.
Hearts Journey
Price: Free! Words: 16,020. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012 by Willem Nel. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Hearts Journey is a true story of a journey through sickness and emotional turmoil. It tells the story of how a couple copes with the unexpected and deals with it. Although this book was written for heart patients - it will encourage anybody going through sickness. This book is sure to help you cope with the emotional stresses that accompanies a sickbed - to gain perspective and to overcome!
Heart Attack know the signs a Survivors Story
Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart
In this article I would like to help to save someone’s life. This is the story of one person, my wife. She would survive this attack but she was lucky for she missed the signs as did I. She was a healthy 45 years of age and was not overweight, did not smoke and loved to walk. If this helps just one person I will be happy.
The Wonder of DASH Diet: The No-Fluff Guide to Lowering High Blood Pressure, Losing Weight Fast, & Improving Health with the DASH Diet - Delicious Recipes & Meal Plan Included
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 15,070. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012 by Living Plus Healthy Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart
The DASH diet was developed by US National Institutes of Health for patients to lower blood pressure without medications. It also lowers the risk of heart disease, stroke, certain cancers & diabetes. Weight loss is inevitable with this diet. This guide will teach you all you need to know about DASH diet. It includes easy to make recipes, 7-day meal plan, & many helpful tips to fit every lifestyle.
DODGING THE BULLET: How I Avoided a Fatal Heart Attack by Accident
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,420. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart
This book recounts the ordeal faced by the author because he did not follow the guidelines for good diabetic care over the years he was diabetic. His two major discoveries are that 1) Open heart surgery is not as bad as it looks, and 2) The rules for prevention of diabetic complications apply to everyone, even the author! This book is an excellent guide for anyone facing open heart surgery.
Surviving a Heart Attack
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
In America one person dies from a heart attack every minute.A quarter of all people who die from a heart attack die within the first hour of their first ever symptom. Eight years ago I had a heart attack, without knowing it at the time. It damaged my heart and has left me, like millions of others, with a serious problem. This short story, my story, looks at how to survive this terrible disease.
Heart to Heart: Journey of One Woman with Heart Disease
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart
Heart to Heart shares the story of how author, Gloria J. Wilson managed the challenges, anxiety, and ultimate success in living with heart disease. Through being diagnosed with heart disease at age 46 to having multiple open-heart surgeries, Gloria covers it all in this short yet detailed story. She reveals her experiences as a person who faced the disease in multiple battles and won.