You Can Beat Heart Disease: How to Defeat America's #1 Killer

You Can Beat Heart Disease: How to Defeat America's #1 Killer

by Lester R. Sauvage
     
 
Cardiovascular disease causes more deaths than cancer, accidents, and infections combined. This timely book explains what the cardiovascular system does, how it works, what happens when it becomes diseased, and what can be done to fix it. Therapeutic options�treatment without an operation, a catheter-based procedure, or major surgery�are explained in detail, and a

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Cardiovascular disease causes more deaths than cancer, accidents, and infections combined. This timely book explains what the cardiovascular system does, how it works, what happens when it becomes diseased, and what can be done to fix it. Therapeutic options�treatment without an operation, a catheter-based procedure, or major surgery�are explained in detail, and a patient�s right to choose treatment options is emphasized. The growing epidemic of diabetes is also discussed in detail. Also included is the Better Life Diet, a seven-day menu plan for eating for a healthier heart.

Lester R. Sauvage, M.D., is a clinical professor of surgery at the University of Washington School of Medicine and is the author of Better Life Diet and The Open Heart. He is the founder of the Hope Heart Institute, a world-renowned cardiovascular research and education facility. He lives in Seattle, Washington.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780966378856
Publisher:
Better Life Press
Publication date:
04/28/2002
Edition description:
3RD
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.84(d)

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