The Prevent and Reverse Heart Disease Cookbook

The Prevent and Reverse Heart Disease Cookbook

The long-awaited cookbook companion to the revolutionary New York Times bestseller Prevent and Reverse Heart Disease. “I hope you’ll treat yourself to one of these recipes and just open that door. I guarantee you won’t close it!”—Samuel L. Jackson   Hundreds of thousands of readers have been inspired to turn their lives around by Dr. Caldwell B. Esselstyn’s […]

Dr. Dean Ornish's Program for Reversing Heart Disease

Dr. Dean Ornish’s Program for Reversing Heart Disease

The Ornish Diet has been named the “#1 best diet for heart disease” by U.S. News & World Report for seven consecutive years! Dr. Dean Ornish is the first clinician to offer documented proof that heart disease can be halted, or even reversed, simply by changing your lifestyle. Based on his internationally acclaimed scientific study, which has […]

Stem Cells and Liver Disease (Report)

Stem Cells and Liver Disease (Report)

INTRODUCTION The global health burden from liver disease is immense with over 450 million individuals infected with viral hepatitis and hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) (1) Cirrhosis kills 27,000 Americans each year, and over 25 million Americans have liver-related diseases. The World Health Organization estimates that there are at least 21.3 million hepatitis C virus (HCV) carriers […]

Evidence-Based Practice Recommendations for Dementia: Educating Caregivers on Alzheimer's Disease and Training Communication Strategies (Clinical Report)

Evidence-Based Practice Recommendations for Dementia: Educating Caregivers on Alzheimer’s Disease and Training Communication Strategies (Clinical Report)

The Academy of Neurologic Communication Disorders and Sciences (ANCDS), the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), its Special Interest Division 2 (SID-2, Neurophysiology and Neurogenic Speech and Language Disorders), and the Veterans Administration (VA) collaborated to establish evidence-based practice guidelines for speech-language pathologists working with individuals with Alzheimer’s disease (AD). A writing committee was formed and generated […]

Identification of Genes Contributing to Cardiovascular Disease in Overweight and Obese Individuals from West Virginia (Scientific Article) (Report)

Identification of Genes Contributing to Cardiovascular Disease in Overweight and Obese Individuals from West Virginia (Scientific Article) (Report)

Introduction Coronary artery disease (CAD) is the leading cause of death and premature disability in the United States. (1,2,3) In its most recent update on heart disease, the American Heart Association reported that 16.8 million US adults are afflicted with CAD and that the estimated CAD patient care costs for 2009 are $165 billion. (3) […]