Chuck’s Heart Attack at 55 mph: He Selected Tesla Autopilot

Chuck’s Heart Attack at 55 mph: He Selected Tesla Autopilot

And you know when they say heart attacks like an elephant… a herd of elephants on your chest? I had an entire herd of elephants on my chest, and I’m like, I’m going down the road at that point. I’m like, nitroglycerin… that’s the first thing I think of. It’s in the backseat. I can’t

Take the Pressure Off: Your Kidneys and Your Health

Take the Pressure Off: Your Kidneys and Your Health

Take the pressure off: your kidneys and your health. High blood pressure is the 2nd leading cause of kidney failure after diabetes. If you have high blood pressure, you’re at risk for chronic kidney disease, which can lead to kidney failure. Kidney disease also increases your chances of stroke, heart attack, and death. Early-stage kidney

Low Carb & Keto: What about Cholesterol?

Low Carb & Keto: What about Cholesterol?

Thanks to Squarespace for sponsoring this video. Consider the ingredients in the following low carb high fat recipe. “Two pounds of de-boned white fish, one-half cup butter and two-thirds pint or more of cream, two tablespoon of flour, the juice of one half lemon, salt and pepper to taste.” Excluding the fish and lemon, this

Milk. White Poison or Healthy Drink?

Milk. White Poison or Healthy Drink?

Over the last decade, milk has become a bit controversial. Some people say it’s a necessary and nutritious food, vital for healthy bones, but others say it can cause cancer and lead to an early death. So, who’s right? And why are we drinking it anyway? [Intro music] Milk is the basis of every mammal’s

Salt: Are you getting Enough?   (More Sodium & Health)

Salt: Are you getting Enough? (More Sodium & Health)

Salt. It doesn’t get much attention lately as the most that is said about it is usually just to eat less of it. But is that always the best advice? A March 1940 paper by Lawson Wilkins in Baltimore describes the case of a child who, starting from 11-months of age, had a very unusual

Know Diabetes by Heart Ambassador, Christina

Know Diabetes by Heart Ambassador, Christina

I’m Christina, and I’m living with Type 2 diabetes and high cholesterol. My high school friends wanted me to always be there. Now I manage what I eat, and I’m training for my next 10K.Manage the link between diabetes,heart disease and stroke.KnowDiabetesbyHeart.org.

Know Diabetes by Heart Ambassador, Jacqueline

Know Diabetes by Heart Ambassador, Jacqueline

I’m Jacqueline. I was born with heart disease, but I never thought I would have to worry about Type 2 diabetes as well. But when my blood sugar skyrocketed – We knew we had to lower her risk. Thankfully, my cardiologist helped me and my husband to manage my Type 2 diabetes. Now we take