The Oral-Systemic Connection to Arterial Disease with Bradley Bale, MDL Dentistry Uncensored with Howard Farran

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Periodontal (gum) disease may be an underlying—and potentially treatable–cause of about 50% of heart attacks, as Dr. Bale discusses in this Dentaltown podcast. He also provides an overview of groundbreaking BaleDoneen research on the link between oral and systemic health and the urgent need for a bridge between medicine and dentistry to collaborate on prevention of cardiovascular disease, the leading …

This New, Treatable Cause of Heart Disease is Bridging the Gap Between Doctors and Dentists

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Pioneers of oral-systemic medicine are working to foster a collaborative relationship between medical and dental professionals through open communication between the disciplines. Bradley Bale, MD and Amy Doneen, DNP, ARNP are among the most influential names in cardiology…and received received acclaim from the scientific community in late 2016 for their role in publicizing the oral-systemic linked through their evidence-based conclusion that periodontal …

Periodontal disease and cardiovascular disease: The impact of causality

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Now that evidence for oral-systemic causality—i.e., causality between periodontal pathogens and the development of atherosclerosis—has been demonstrated in the Bale/Doneen/Vigerust study, Dr. Richard Nagelberg addresses the question of how to give patients their best chance for good overall health, not just good oral health.

Landmark Bale Doneen Study First to Reveal that Oral Bacteria Can Cause Heart Disease

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Millions of Americans have a dental disorder that can lead to heart attacks and strokes, according to a new peer-reviewed study published in Postgraduate Medical Journal (PMJ).  The researchers discovered that bacteria responsible for many cases of periodontal (gum) disease (PD) can also be a contributing cause of cardiovascular disease, the leading killer of Americans. The landmark study builds on earlier …

The common health condition men don’t know about—until they have a heart attack | Dr. Amy Doneen quoted on Fox News Health.

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Coronary heart disease is the leading cause of death in men and nearly 20 percent of men between age 60 and 79 have it, according to the American Heart Association. What many of these men don’t realize is that insulin resistance—an often misdiagnosed, under-recognized syndrome—is the leading cause of pre-diabetes, type 2 diabetes and heart disease.

From Intervention to Prevention: Dr. Pierre P. Leimgruber to Join the Heart Attack & Stroke Prevention Center in April

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SPOKANE, Wash., Feb. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The Heart Attack & Stroke Prevention Center (HASPC) in Spokane, Washington is pleased to announce the addition of Pierre Leimgruber, MD, FACC to its clinical team as a specialist in the prevention of cardiovascular disease (CVD), starting on April 3rd. Previously, Dr. Leimgruber worked for 32 years as an interventional cardiologist, affiliated with …

A Heart-to-Heart with Amy Doneen 

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“A lot of people wonder how that could have happened to Princess Leia?” says Amy Doneen. “Why did Tim Russert have a stress test and die a week later?” asks the medical director of the Heart Attack & Stroke Prevention center and adjunct professor at Texas Tech Health Sciences Center. She thinks she knows the answer. They, and millions of other …

Dr. Amy Doneen Honors American Heart Month with Free Webinars on Heart Attack and Stroke Prevention for Women

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SPOKANE, Wash., Feb. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — To celebrate American Heart Month, Dr. Amy Doneen, DNP, ARNP will present two free webinars with a potentially lifesaving message for women: All heart attacks and ischemic strokes are potentially preventable! “Heart disease is the leading killer of American women, claiming more female lives than all forms of cancer combined,” says Dr. Doneen, …

ZubiaLive Recognizes American Heart Month with its New Health & Wellness Live-Streaming Video Community

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NEW YORK, Feb. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — ZubiaLive’s new live-streaming interactive video community will help raise awareness of American Heart Month through a series of live broadcasts from heart experts. ZubiaLive’s free iPhone app allows health & wellness hosts to schedule in advance their own live-streaming video broadcasts and invite the public to watch and interact.