Health Articles — Heart

Peri menopause - the impact of Insulin and Cortisol

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Insulin Resistance

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Chronic Fatigue effecting health and energy

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Diabetes and Heart Health

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Diabetic Heart Disease – Heart disease that develops in people with diabetes and pre-diabetes. When it comes to diabetes, there is an increased risk of heart disease by about four times. That is an increased risk for heart attacks, strokes, and high blood pressure. When diabetes is present: - There is an increased risk of heart disease even without symptoms such as high cholesterol- There are additional causes of heart disease- Heart disease events will occur at an earlier age Diabetes effects some substances found in the blood and changes their chemical makeup and then this leads to a narrowing...

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Thyroid connected to Heart health

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When we think of the heart and heart conditions it is not often that the thyroid gets a mention. However, blood vessels and muscle tissues involved with the heart have receptors for thyroid hormones. These receptors are sensitive to any changes that occur in the levels of thyroid hormones circulating in the blood. Thyroid hormones play a role in keeping a happy balance for the cardiovascular system. This happy balance also known as homeostasis, is the process that regulates the delivery of hormones and nutrients through the blood as well as removal of waste products through the blood stream. Even...

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