Posts: Cardiovascular

7 09, 2016

Leading UK Cardiologist calls for GPs to prescribe lifestyle medicine

By |2019-02-27T11:54:19+10:00September 7th, 2016|0 Comments

Dr Aseem Malhotra is known as the most outspoken cardiologist in Britain and is now leading a campaign against dietary misinformation. Most importantly, he is bringing the conversation about how we prevent and treat disease to the public’s attention. No, he doesn’t want us prescribing more pills, he wants us prescribing lifestyle medicine to patients. […]

7 03, 2016

Everyday mindfulness linked to healthy glucose levels

By |2016-12-19T10:14:28+10:00March 7th, 2016|0 Comments

Brown University researchers investigating how mindfulness may affect cardiovascular health have measured a significant association between a high degree of ‘everyday’ mindfulness and a higher likelihood of having normal, healthy glucose levels. Their analysis showed that a lower risk of obesity and greater sense of control among more mindful people may play mediating roles. […]