Tag Archives: Heart

The More-Plaques-Fewer-Deaths Paradox

Majid Ali, M.D. More arterial plaques are associated with fewer deaths from heart attacks and strokes. No, you did not misread the sentence. I write precisely what I mean: people with less intense plaque formation have higher mortality from cardiovascular diseases. I anticipate harsh frowns from doctors on the title of this tutorial. The idea that plaques in arteries cause

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Oxygen Model of Heart Disease – More Evidence

              Oxygen Model of Heart Disease More Evidence Majid Ali, M.D A core tenet of my Oxygen Model of Heart Disease is that heart attacks are, first and foremost, problems of the circulating blood, not of coronary artery walls. This model also predicts that heart health program directed at coronary arteries will have limited, if any, benefits if they do

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