This lecture is centered around Coronary Artery Disease in South Asians, but most of this information applies to everyone. Understanding the links between heart disease and our diet, genetics, hormones, and gut bacteria is so important. It was great to partner with the Indian American Business Association with our first Heart Health Event together. We hosted it here at Cardiovascular Interventions and provided members with tours of our facility then ended the night with this lecture.
Learn more about the Indian American Business Association here:
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/IABAofUSA
My previous lectures I mention during the video that discuss the topics of diet and fasting in more detail:
“The Fat Lies” – https://youtu.be/Yo-IL-LH5FQ
“Fasting for Survival” – https://youtu.be/RuOvn4UqznU
“The Bittersweet Truth” – https://youtu.be/6zZBiTfIp4Q
More about the Calcium Scoring Study:
What is a Coronary Calcium Score? – https://youtu.be/NYkW2vxyioc
The Blood Test I mentioned:
What is a Kraft Test? – https://youtu.be/SxS2AayOHmo
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0:50 – Why is the prevalence of Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) so high?
2:25 – our whole methodology in measuring diabetes is flawed
6:05 – Risks of CAD
8:28 – prevalence of CAD
9:45 – how our genetics have not evolved to today’s diet
13:59 – risk factors for south Asians
23:36 – How What we eat has changed
30:50 – The increase in use of vegetable oils
36:57 – How to diagnose CAD
41:37 – Why fast?
49:23 – Reducing risk of CAD with diet
52:53 – Reducing risk of CAD with exercising
Questions and Answer Session
1:01:21 – Many people say to eat every two hours. Should this be done?
1:03:19 – What about olive oil? Should it be fried?
1:05:24 – What is the best oil to use?
1:06:27 – Are there good nuts and bad nuts?
1:07:25 – What about smoothies?
1:08:33 – What about dairy products and coronary artery disease?
1:10:01 – Should I buy vegan products or regular products?
1:12:50 – Is yogurt healthy for you?
1:14:03 – What vitamins should I take? Should I take a multi vitamin?
1:15:27 – Are South Asians born with smaller arteries?
1:16:10 – How long should I fast?
1:18:28 – Is it true that Stem cells reproduce during a fast?
1:22:05 – What can I drink during a fast?
My other Videos:
Holiday food shopping playlist – https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLN4uKfvSU2v1C93J2K5gKaIZS02bwd6cv
Why your Cardiac Examination is Incomplete – https://youtu.be/Rzb5r8FXpRU
Treat High Blood Pressure’s Root Cause – https://youtu.be/yaf1swrS1_c
What is a CT Angiogram (CTA) of the Heart? – https://youtu.be/uHpN1FQ-Hvo
What is Cardioversion? – https://youtu.be/yb-srtyEOuY
What is a Leadless Pacemaker? – https://youtu.be/2CYZbeYSvVE
What is Right Heart Catheterization? – https://youtu.be/2hy05-dM-lM
What is a Heart Attack? – https://youtu.be/lPzT62_b4Ko
Heart Attack Treatment – https://youtu.be/N0vFV3wOGPU
What is an Echocardiogram? – https://youtu.be/DZ3G8P0L_sM
Monitoring Heart Failure with CardioMEMS – https://youtu.be/A35IsJxs6mw
Introduction to Cardiac Catheterizations – https://youtu.be/k4UyUBGnojU
What is a Loop Recorder? – https://youtu.be/mXHAuV27bs8
External Counterpulsation (ECP) for Chest Pain and Coronary Calcium – https://youtu.be/4wd-3WyvlNQ
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About Dr. Pradip Jamnadas, MD, MBBS, FACC, FSCAI, FCCP, FACP
The founder and Chief Medical Officer of Cardiovascular Interventions, P.A. in Orlando Florida where, since 1990, he has been repeatedly recognized in local publications as a Top Doctor performing thousands of interventional procedures in hospital and out patient settings. As a consultant cardiologist with a large diversified inpatient and outpatient practice he is noted for his passions for teaching and illuminating prevention for cardiovascular disease . He is also a clinical assistant professor of medicine at The Florida State University and University of Central Florida.
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