Despite the development of many breakthrough drugs designed to combat its effects, heart disease remains the number-one killer of Americans. Is there a simpler solution? The answer is "yes." For many years, scientists and medical researchers have known about a common mineral that can effectively prevent or remedy many cardiovascular conditions. And unlike the pharmaceuticals usually prescribed, this supplement has no dangerous side effects. In this book, world-renowned cardiologist Dr. Dennis Goodman shines a spotlight on magnesium, the mineral that can maximize your heart health.The author first establishes a firm foundation for understanding heart disease, detailing its many forms and providing a brief overview of its fundamental mechanisms. Next, he examines the important role magnesium plays in many life processes and explores how a deficiency of this substance can lead to many of our nation's most common health conditions, including cardiovascular disease. The author then details magnesium s astounding benefits, not only for heart disease, but for other health problems, including obesity, type 2 diabetes, gastrointestinal disorders, osteoporosis, and insomnia. Finally, this knowledge is put to work, as Dr. Goodman offers clear guidelines on how to select and use magnesium supplements to greatest effect.Many drugs are designed to relieve the symptoms of heart disease, but none of them eliminates the root cause of the problem. In "Magnificent Magnesium," you will discover how a simple all-natural mineral can improve the function of your heart and help you regain control of your health.
|Publisher:||Tyndale House Pub|
|Publish Date:||Apr 2013|
|Number of Pages:||97|
|Shipping Weight (in pounds):||0.66|
|Product in Inches (L x W x H):||6.0 x 9.0 x 0.5|
Despite all the breakthrough drugs designed to avoid heart attack—despite statins, beta-blockers, ACE inhibitors, and more—heart disease remains the number-one killer of Americans. Are we missing something? The answer is yes. But the substance we’re missing is not new and not a surprise to many experts in the field. For decades, scientists and medical researchers have known about a common mineral that can effectively combat many heart-related conditions.
And unlike the pharmaceuticals now in use, this supplement has no dangerous side effects. In their new book, Magnificent Magnesium, world-renowned cardiologist Dr. Dennis Goodman and healthcare expert Morley Robbins shine a spotlight on magnesium, the mineral that can maximize your heart health.
The authors begin by explaining the role that magnesium plays in many life processes and exploring how a deficiency of this substance can lead to serious health issues, including muscle cramps, nausea, fatigue, depression, anxiety, headache, insomnia, and heart failure. They then detail magnesium’s astounding heart-healthy benefits, along with the additional advantages it provides in reversing osteoporosis and decreasing the risk of type 2 diabetes. Since all magnesium is not equal, Magnificent Magnesium offers clear instructions for finding the most effective magnesium supplements available and using them to greatest effect. The authors close by examining why this simple supplement has been overlooked for so many years.
Many drugs are designed to relieve the symptoms of heart disease, but none of them eliminates the root cause of the problem. In Magnificent Magnesium, you will discover how a simple, all-natural mineral can help you regain control of your health and improve the function of your heart.