Women, Heart Fat, and Longevity

Women, Heart Fat, and Longevity

Dr. Andrew Rudin, MD, has already written at length about the issues that plague women regarding keeping their hearts healthy and properly detecting and diagnosing a heart attack. Recently, though, studies have begun to demonstrate that there are even more risks for...
Gluten Free Diets and Heart Health

Gluten Free Diets and Heart Health

Gluten-free diets are all the rage these days. Some adopt the diet because of a newly-diagnosed allergy or medical condition, and others do it for health and wellness reasons. Snack foods and restaurants alike have begun labelling and even highlighting which items are...
Are Soda Taxes Worth It?

Are Soda Taxes Worth It?

Health Taxes: Is the Cost Worth It? Citizens of Philadelphia protested in outrage when the city council decided in a 13-4 vote to enact a tax on sweetened beverages throughout the city. Every ounce of sweetened beverage now bears a 1.5 cent tax. The city’s reasoning...