Cardiologists Altus OK

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Joe LeVerett
(580) 480-3325
201 S Park Ln
Altus, OK
Specialty
Cardiology, Geriatric Medicine

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William Newland
(580) 480-3300
201 S Park Ln
Altus, OK
Specialty
Family Practice

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Abdallah S Dawod
(580) 477-4522
3000 N Main St
Altus, OK
Specialty
Family Practice

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William Lee Newland, MD
(580) 480-3300
201 S Park Ln
Altus, OK
Specialties
General Practice
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital
Hospital: Jackson County Memorial Hospit, Altus, Ok
Group Practice: Altus Medical & Surgical Ctr

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John Tran
(580) 480-3350
201 S Park Ln
Altus, OK
Specialty
Family Practice

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John C Root
(580) 477-4522
3000 N Main
Altus, OK
Specialty
Family Practice

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Noble Lee Ballard
(580) 480-1900
1015 E Broadway St
Altus, OK
Specialty
General Practice, Family Practice

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Jamie L Hokett
(580) 482-9020
201 S Park Ln
Altus, OK
Specialty
Family Practice

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Angelia Andrews
(405) 480-3340
201 S Park Ln
Altus, OK
Specialty
Family Practice

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Charles C Carter
(580) 480-1600
1015 E Broadway St
Altus, OK
Specialty
Family Practice

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The cholesterol/heart disease myth

The cholesterol/heart disease myth

Posted by Mike Furci (02/10/2010 @ 9:49 am)

Today in the United States one person will die from CVD every 37 seconds. This year in the U.S. over 1.2 million people will have a heart attack and just short of half will die. Approximately 80,000,000 people or roughly 25% of The U.S. has cardiovascular disease(CVD). It became our number one killer in the 1950′s and has not slowed down.( 1 )

Do you believe consuming saturated fat and cholesterol cause CVD? Do you believe eating polyunsaturated oils like canola and corn oil are not only good for you but lower your risk of CVD. If you answered yes to both of these questions, you are among the 10′s of millions who need to be enlightened by reading my article “Fats, Cholesterol and the Lipd Hypothesis” .

The truth is, saturated fat and cholesterol have nothing to do with your risk of cardiovascular disease. As a matter of fact there are many studies that show that people who have heart attacks do not eat anymore saturated fat than people who don’t have heart attacks. More-over the degree of atherosclerosis at autopsy, in heart attack victims, is unrelated to diet. It is also interesting to note that half of all heart attack victims do not have “clogged” arteries.

I have personally witnessed and cared for many patients who were experiencing (the big one) massive heart attacks in the emergency room. The degree of blockage had a wi...

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