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Palm oil and its cholesterol controversy

One question some of my patients ask me is whether palm oil is good or not in respect to raising the blood cholesterol level and causing cardiovascular diseases. Note in most parts of Africa, palm oil has no alternative when it comes to cooking soups that are native to this ...

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Stroke, is it preventable??

Barely a week into the New Year, the leading cardiovascular disease emergency in my medical practice is stroke. On New Year’s day, I was called into the hospital because a patient had a stroke. Two cases followed immediately after. One is left to wonder, is stroke preventable or not? Stroke ...

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