Is Angioplasty Best For You

3 Times Conventional Treatments Trump Alternative Medicine

…If you have a drug-eluting stent you need to take the blood-thinning drug Plavix—and stay on it for the long-term. Many people who have drug-eluting stents will ask me if it’s okay to substitute nattokinase for Plavix, thinking that alternative medicine is better. Unfortunately, for the best heart…

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Are You a Candidate for EECP Therapy?

…recommend EECP in the certain situations. Conditions EECP Therapy Is Good for * For refractory symptoms of angina pectoris that has not responded to medication and metabolic cardiology. * If your arteries are so blocked that angioplasty (PTCA) or coronary artery bypass surgery (CABS or CABG) aren’t…

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Study Finds Doctors Too Quick to Insert Heart Stents

…stent is necessary if you are asymptomatic. It’s just bad medicine to perform angioplasty on patients with stable coronary artery disease who otherwise enjoy a satisfactory quality of life with drug therapy and lifestyle changes. It’s been my experience—and research has proven—that for people…

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