Congestive Heart Failure

Heal Your Body With Thermotherapy

…and other cardiovascular conditions. Japanese researchers tested the benefits of thermotherapy in patients with high blood pressure, congestive heart failure, type 2 diabetes, and obesity by treating them with two-week courses of 15 minutes of infrared sauna followed by 30 minutes under a warm…

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The Lowdown on Statin Drugs

…of Heart Failure Another troublesome side effect of statin drugs is their association with congestive heart failure. In a study published in the American Journal of Cardiology, Texas cardiologist Peter Langsjoen, MD and colleagues investigated patients who had high cholesterol but were free of heart

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Snoring: Mere Nuisance or Real Health Problem?

…stress, C-reactive protein, and clotting factors, and all of these are elevated in people with sleep apnea. Cardiac arrhythmias and congestive heart failure are also much more common among sleep apnea sufferers. There is also a significant relationship between sleep apnea, elevated blood sugar…

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