Vegetable Oils and Heart Disease: Examining the Controversy | Masterclass With Masterjohn 1.13

Hi. I’m Dr. Chris Masterjohn of chrismasterjohnphd.com, and you are watching Masterclass with Masterjohn. And today we are in our thirteenth in a series of lessons on the antioxidant defense system. We’ve completed our discussion of how that system works, and we’re in the process of applying it to the problem of heart disease. And from the beginning of this […]

Transcending Heart Disease: Transcendental Meditation Improves Heart Health

I’m Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum. I’m the Director of Women’s Heart Health at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. For many years I’ve been spokesperson for Go Red For Women through the American Heart Association, speaking to people across the country about risk factors for heart disease. And throughout this time I was able to address the major risk factors: […]

Women and Heart Disease Prevention: Eileen’s Story

Eileen: JUST BEFORE MY HEART ATTACK IN ’97, MY DOCTOR TOLD ME THAT PRE-MENOPAUSAL WOMEN DO NOT HAVE HEART ATTACKS. I HAD NOTHING TO WORRY ABOUT WITH MY HIGH CHOLESTEROL NUMBERS. SO, I SAID, “OKAY,” AND HOME I WENT. THREE DAYS LATER, I HAD MY HEART ATTACK. BEFORE I HAD MY HEART ATTACK, I WAS A TWO-, THREE-PACK-A-DAY SMOKER. I […]

Bran Lackey – Heart Disease Survivor Story

My name is Leti Lackey and my son Bran is my why. Bran was born with Tetralogy of Fallot and um Pulmonary Atresia which is a very severe heart defect, that was not detected until upon birth. A couple of hours after he was born, he was emitted to having surgery, repair surgery that lead to a second surgery. And […]