Category Archives: Cardiac Myocytolysis

The Metabolic Syndrome in Adults: What Might That Be?

                                       Majid Ali, M.D. How wide is the problem of the metabolic syndrome among adults now? What may be expected in the next two deacdes considering the rising incidence of the syndrome among children? Consider the following quote from the editorial in June 4, 2004 issue of Science: There is a growing public health crisis that is global in scope,

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The Oxygen Model of Cardiac Myocytic Disease

                         Coronary Heart Disease Not                           a Plumbing Problem?                                       Majid Ali, M.D.  Majid Ali, M.D. Most people look at heart disease as a plumbing problem. Celebrities talk about their coronary stents. Presidents exalt their coronary bypass procedures. On public television, highly esteemed hosts exhort the virtues of Lipitor and related drugs to lower blood cholesterol levels (once I heard Charlie

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