October 20, 2014

heart health


  • The Scan Trap
    Be Well

    The Scan Trap

    by John Swartzberg, M.D.

    The ability to peer inside the body via imaging tests such as X-rays, CT scans and MRIs has saved countless lives. That said, Americans get too many medical scans. Why do we get so many imaging tests?

  • Calcium Concerns?
    Wellness Tip

    Calcium Concerns?

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Worried that taking calcium supplements or consuming it in food might increase your chances of hardening of the arteries? See what research suggests.

  • Get a Grip on Blood Pressure

    Get a Grip on Blood Pressure

    by Berkeley Wellness

    If you have high blood pressure and you're trying to control it with the help of diet and physical activity, you might consider adding a surprising kind of exercise to your regimen.