Inflammation and Heart Attacks

Dr. Weeks’ Comment:  Heart attacks are lethal and what kills most people is not a blockage – the commonly understood cause of a heart attack – but rather an inflammatory process which can disrupt electrical conduction and create lethal arrhythmias.

“….The discovery a few years ago that inflammation in the artery wall is the real cause of heart disease is slowly leading to a paradigm shift in how heart disease and other chronic ailments will be treated….”

 

  • Inflammation and Heart Disease – American Heart Association

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/…/Inflammation

    American Heart Association

    Jul 29, 2014 – The American Heart Association explains that although it is not proven that inflammation causes cardiovascular diseaseinflammation is …

  • Heart surgeon speaks out on what really causes heart disease

    www.sott.net/…/242516-Heart-surgeon-speaks-out-on-what-really-causes

    Mar 1, 2012 – The discovery a few years ago that inflammation in the artery wall is the real cause of heart disease is slowly leading to a paradigm shift in how …

  • Inflammation worsens danger of heart disease – Chris Kresser

    chriskresser.com/inflammation-worsens-danger-of-heartdisease

    A recently published study adds to the evidence suggesting inflammation is a major cause of heart attacks and strokes.

  • Inflammation as a Cardiovascular Risk Factor – Circulation

    circ.ahajournals.org/content/109/21_suppl_1/II-2.full

    Circulation
    by JT Willerson – ”Ž2004 – ”ŽCited by 998 – ”ŽRelated articles

    Inflammation occurs in the vasculature as a response to injury, lipid peroxidation, …… Role of inflammatory biomarkers in prediction of coronary heart disease.

  • How Inflammation Causes Heart Attacks – PAMF Health Blog

    www.pamfblog.org/2013/03/inflammation-and-heartattack/

    Mar 11, 2013 – Inflammation causes heart attacks. See Dr. Ron Sinha’s healthy living tips on the PAMF blog to reduce inflammation & prevent a heart attack.

  • Inflammation Linked to Heart Disease – Watch WebMD Video

    www.webmd.com/heartdisease/…/bernstein-inflammation-linke…

    WebMD

    Jonathan Sackner Bernstein, MD, explains the link between inflammation and heart disease.

  • Affecting several thousand Americans each year, myocarditis is a disease marked byinflammation of the heart muscle (myocardium). Exactly how many people …

  • Cholesterol is NOT the Cause of Heart Disease 5/28/05

    articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2005/…/cholesterol-heart.aspx

    May 28, 2005 – Cholesterol is not the major culprit in heart disease or any disease. … This would be one of numerous causes of chronic inflammation that can …

     

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