Category: Heart Disease

Posted on: October 24, 2020 by
If you are overweight or obese, regardless of age, or whether or not there’s a history of smoking, having excess abdominal weight lowers your lung function. The chronic inflammation associated with fat tissue is one factor; the other is that excess fat also constricts the lungs, reduces lung function and weakens the muscles that  [Read more...]
Posted on: November 1, 2015 by
So, have you always thought there’s an exception when it comes to indulging in “just one” fatty meal? You don’t have to be a nutritionist or dietitian or medical professional to know that long-term consumption of junk food clogs arteries. However, a few years ago a study published in the Canadian Journal of  [Read more...]