Dr. Jay's Blog

Over The Counter Pain Medications Can Increase The Risk Of Heart Problems..

Date: September 18, 2018 | Time: 11:41am | Posted By: Jay Cullinane

Many people take over the counter pain medications for the relief of pain with no concern for any side effects. Tylenol and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are among the most common ones taken.A study published in the September 4, 2018 issue of the British Medical Journal (BMJ), compared the risk of cardiovascular disease for 1,370,832 people taking diclofenac (also known as Cambia, Cataflam, Dyloject, Voltaren or Zorvolex), 3,878,454 people taking ibuprofen, 291,490 people taking naproxen, 764,781 people taking acetaminophen and.... <view entire article>

Dairy Fat Does Not Cause Heart Disease Or Stroke..

Date: August 15, 2018 | Time: 7:47am | Posted By: Jay Cullinane

For decades, medical science has been advising people to reduce the saturated fat in their diet to reduce their risk of heart attacks, stroke and overall mortality. Normal fat dairy products were on the hit list because of the saturated fat content. The 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans recommends consuming only fat-free or low-fat dairy products such as milk, cheese and yogurt.In the 1940s and 1950s, the quest was on to find the cause of heart disease due to the.... <view entire article>