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Is Your Heart Getting Too Little (Or Too Much) Vitamin D?

…were also taking calcium supplements. This is an important detail because calcium supplements taken with high dose vitamin D can create coronary calcifications that can lead to cardiovascular disease. How Much Vitamin D Should You Take? Many people assume they’re getting enough vitamin D through their…

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Baby Aspirin and Statin Therapy

…Statin therapy has been known to help stabilize plaque in acute coronary syndromes, so it’s logical to me that it has a probable impact on the calcification process and may also prevent plaque ruptures. In fact, research shows that patients who were admitted to a hospital on statin therapy, and had these…

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Vitamin K2 Benefits and Coumadin

…-dependent MGP protein system that keeps calcium out of arterial walls. Thus, vitamin K and Coumadin interaction may actually encourage cardiovascular calcification as an adverse side effect. As you might imagine, this dilemma has many doctors and holistic health practitioners concerned and our patients with…

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