How to Talk with Your Doctor about High Cholesterol

Cholesterol is a fat-like material that provides structure for your body's cells. Your liver makes most of the cholesterol your body needs, but you also get some from the foods you eat. Too much cholesterol can cause a sticky substance (plaque) to build up in your blood vessels. This plaque can block blood vessels and cause heart attacks and strokes. Read more

An Aspirin a Day? The Answer is Different for Men and Women

 

An Aspirin a Day? The Answer is Different for Men and Women

Throughout the ages, the differences between men and women have been the subject of plays, movies, and books. Shakespeare poked fun at the topic. And, more recently, books with titles like Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus explored the different ways that men and women communicate.  Read more from Dr. Clancy