The personal story of a podcast listener who sought to gain a better picture of his cardiovascular health – and who saved his own life as a result.
“One of the things that is so dangerous about this disorder is that the plaque that you get in FH is a soft plaque.” —John Kastelein
A newly-published study caught public attention by reporting an association between the common sweetener erythritol and increased risk of heart attack and stroke, but there’s more to the story.
“HDL cholesterol itself is not directly and causally protective against atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease.” —Dan Rader
“How we live the first half of our lives really influences our freedom for morbidity and mortality the second half of our lives.” —Erin Michos