Dr. Janis spoke about the risk factors of heart disease, the dangers of smoking, high blood pressure and diabetes. He also discussed the importance keeping your cholesterol level low and your diet.
He also fielded numerous questions from listeners, including whether coconut oil has any health benefits, the symptoms of ischemic heart disease, the causes of atrial fibrillation, heart palpitations, the benefits of taking an aspirin or a blood thinner, and whether a referral from your primary physician is required before seeing a cardiologist.
Dr. Janis is the Vice Chair of the Johnston Memorial Board of Trustees. He has been named one of the best doctors in America.
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