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Guest Samuel Gidding, MD with Host Alan S. Brown, MD

Guidelines are being changed continuously as new evidence is acquired and our environment us evolve. Most recently released are the NHLBI guidelines for pediatric care providers. Host Dr. Alan Brown welcomes Dr. Samuel Gidding. They will address the context to which the guidelines were developed...

Air Date: August 8, 2012
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Guest Peter Toth, MD with Host Alan S. Brown, MD

Host Dr. Alan Brown is joined by Peter P. Toth, MD, PhD, director of preventive cardiology in Sterling Rock Falls Clinic and clinical professor at the University of Illinois School of Medicine in Peoria, Illinois. Dr. Toth is the current president of the National Lipid Association.

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Air Date: August 8, 2012
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Guest Dean A. Bramlet, MD, FACC, FACP with Host Alan S. Brown, MD

Recently, the FDA released data that claimed some the adverse events of statin therapy may lead to diabetes. But, how great are those adverse events? Should physicians and their patients have great concern? Listen in as Dr. Alan Brown welcomes Dean Bramlett, MD as they discuss statin safety,...

Air Date: August 8, 2012
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Guest Benjamin J. Ansell, MD, FACC, FACP, FNLA with Host Alan S. Brown, MD

Host Dr. Alan Brown welcomes Benjamin Ansell, MD, professor of medicine and cardiology at University of California at Los Angeles, CA and co-director of the Cholesterol and Hypertension Management Program at UCLA. Dr. Ansell reviews the latest trials: dal-OUTCOMES and AIM-HIGH. Dr. Ansell will...

Air Date: July 9, 2012
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Guest Benjamin J. Ansell, MD, FACC, FACP, FNLA with Host Alan S. Brown, MD

Statins play a critical role in reducing the risk of heart disease. Not only are the benefits greatly appreciated by both physicians and patients, the majority of statins are also well tolerated. Despite this, many patients discontinue statin therapy against medical advice, oftentimes without...

Air Date: July 6, 2012
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Guest Spencer Kroll, MD, PhD with Host Alan S. Brown, MD

The Food and Drug Administration has warned that patients taking cholesterol-fighting statins face a small increase in the risk of higher blood-sugar levels and of being diagnosed with diabetes.  There has been conflicting information from several large trials about the effects of statin therapy...

Air Date: July 6, 2012
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Guest Mary Felando, MS, RD with Host Alan S. Brown, MD

Given that approximately one third of Americans currently have some degree of metabolic syndrome, host Dr. Alan Brown discusses the very pertinent topics of food intake, prevention, lowering lipids, and related diet issues with dietician Mary Felando. They discuss what an appropriate diet is,...

Air Date: October 31, 2011
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Guest Janet Maxson, PhD, FNP with Host Alan S. Brown, MD

Dr. Janet Maxon and host Alan Brown discuss the latest thinking on hormone replacement therapy, heart disease and the menopausal woman. They discuss the results of recent clinical trials, as well as when to initiate therapy, and side effects.

Air Date: October 31, 2011
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Guest Michael H. Davidson, MD with Host Alan S. Brown, MD

Is there a difference between biomarker cardiovascular risk assessment for broad population studies vs the role in personalized medicine? And, in individual patients, if a difference is found between the Framingham score and the biomarker risk assessment, which is more likely to correctly...

Air Date: October 31, 2011
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Guest Harold Bays, MD with Host Alan S. Brown, MD

Host Dr. Alan Brown discusses fat, exercise and cholesterol with Dr. Harold Bays, medical director and president of Louisville Metabolic and Atherosclerosis Research Center, an independent research center. They look at the properties of adipose tissue — what Dr. Bays calls adiposopathy, or "sick...

Air Date: September 29, 2011
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