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Author Agatston, Arthur.

Title The South Beach heart program : the 4-step plan that can save your life / Arthur Agatston.

Imprint [Emmaus, Pa.] : Rodale ; [New York] : Distributed to the trade by Holtzbrinck Publishers, c2007.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    616.12305 AGA    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Non-Fiction    616.12305 AGA    Available
Description xii, 292 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 264-278) and index.
Contents No more heart attacks and strokes -- You don't have to have a heart attack! -- Why "perfectly healthy" people get heart attacks -- You may be at risk and what you can do about it -- What size is your cholesterol? -- What your waistline says about your heart -- Every picture tells a story -- Should you be taking heart medications? -- Is this procedure really necessary? -- So why is my doctor still recommending surgery? -- The South Beach heart program -- Following the principles of the South Beach diet -- The South Beach heart workout -- Getting the right diagnostic tests -- Getting the right medications -- Are you afraid of having a heart attack or stroke?
Summary Doctor Agatston gives advice on diet and exercise that may help lower your chances of a stroke or heart attack.
Subject Coronary heart disease -- Prevention.
Coronary heart disease -- Treatment.
ISBN 1594864195 (hardcover) : $25.95

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