Cardiovascular Health

Medical Rewind – January 20th

Posted on Feb 3, 2014 in Cardiovascular Health, Environment, Medical Rewind, Political

If you missed this week’s Medical Rewind with Dr. Rashid A. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell, be sure to go to www.MedicalRewind.com to listen to the show replay. Some of the things you will hear Dr. Buttar and Robert talk about in this week’s show are: Dr. Buttar and RSB discuss more ways to re-mediate radiation coming from Fukushima.  Re-mediating radiation is climbing the charts of importance with each passing day. Acute exposure is one thing, but perpetual, low-level chronic exposure is quite another. What can we do to counteract the slow, insidious assault? Will the resulting...

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Medical Rewind – Monday, November 25th

Posted on Dec 4, 2013 in Cardiovascular Health, Chronic Disease, Environment, Health & Wellness, Medical Rewind, Political

If you missed this week’s Medical Rewind with Dr. Rashid A. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell,  be sure to go to www.MedicalRewind.com to listen to the show replay. Some of the things you will hear Dr. Buttar and Robert talk about in this week’s show are: Dr. Buttar’s update on his father’s recovery from stroke last week. Which groups are more open to returning to natural medicines? What are Europeans saying about the American people and the tolerance for their loss of liberty? We’ll talk physiological, emotional, political and economic healing? Are you prepared for a time...

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The health benefits of ginger

Posted on Nov 28, 2013 in Cardiovascular Health

One of the ingredients in ginger is a substance called gingerol. Gingerol inhibits the clumping together or clotting components called platelets. This blood thinning effect (similar to that of aspirin) is good news for the body, in that it inhibits the formation of tiny blood clots which can plug arteries and precipitate heart attacks and strokes. Ginger is also believed to have a beneficial effect on the cholesterol levels in the body too. Animal experiments have revealed that ginger has the ability to reduce levels of blood fats known as triglycerides and low-density lipoprotein (LDL)...

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Effects of stroke: Emotional effects

Posted on Nov 27, 2013 in Cardiovascular Health, Chronic Disease, Medical Rewind

Your stroke can affect you physically and emotionally.  Changes after your stroke may be mild or severe. Changes may be brief or long-lasting. This depends on the area of your brain affected by the stroke and how extensive the damage is. Emotional changes You may have emotional changes if the stroke damaged parts of your brain that control behavior. These changes may also be caused by your body’s reaction to the stroke. Talk with your doctor if your emotional changes become severe or if they don’t go away. You may find help by talking with a counselor or psychotherapist. Changes...

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Oxygen Therapy Spurs Recovery in Some Stroke Patients

Posted on Nov 27, 2013 in Cardiovascular Health, Medical Rewind

Study found certain survivors gained lost skills months, years after their attack Researchers in Israel report that they harnessed the same type of therapy that helps scuba divers recover from the bends to spur recovery in stroke survivors. The treatment, known as hyperbaric oxygen therapy, involves closing the patient in a room with higher-than-normal air pressure, then delivering oxygen to rejuvenate damaged brain cells, called neurons. Oxygen levels in the body are increased tenfold with this therapy, the researchers said. The 59 patients in the study showed differing levels of recovery,...

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Medical Rewind – Monday, November 19th

Posted on Nov 26, 2013 in Cardiovascular Health, Health & Wellness, Medical Rewind

If you missed this week’s Medical Rewind with Dr. Rashid A. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell,  be sure to go to www.MedicalRewind.com to listen to the show replay. Some of the things you will hear Dr. Buttar and Robert talk about in this week’s show are: Get ready to learn things not traditionally taught to medical doctors! Strokes and stroke recovery. A very close family member of Dr. Buttar’s is recovering from a recent episode. Yes. It’s emotional; but it is also a teaching and learning opportunity. What is the difference between an ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke? What is...

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