Diastolic-Dysfunction

The Side Effects of Statin Drugs

…without symptoms. Given that the heart is made of muscle tissue, it’s not much of a stretch to think these statin medications could lead to diastolic dysfunction and, subsequently, congestive heart failure. Research appears to verify the connection between statins, depletion of CoQ10 and congestive heart…

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Statin Medications Can Cause Diabetes, Memory Loss

…can ultimately lead to heart failure. Although the FDA has not discussed the relationship between statin medications and heart failure and diastolic dysfunction, it may take another five years to get this data out. So, while I do continue to recommend statin medications for middle-aged men with known…

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The Pros and Cons of Statin Drugs

…subtle muscle cell damage. Given that that the heart is made of muscle tissue, it’s not much of a stretch to think these drugs could lead to diastolic dysfunction and, subsequently, congestive heart failure. Research has verified the connection between statins, depletion of CoQ10, and congestive heart…

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Why You Need Vitamin Supplements

…chemicals. These toxins are bringing on a whole new host of mitochondrial diseases, such as Parkinson’s disease, chronic fatigue syndrome, diastolic dysfunction, and more. In fact, the key to healthy aging is to mitigate the damage to our mitochondria over time—which is where nutrients are critical…

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