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Are Triglycerides As Dangerous As Cholesterol? Part 1 – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 400

Are Triglycerides As Dangerous As Cholesterol? Part 1 – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 400

Triglycerides are a lipid found in the body that help ensure that your body gets the energy it needs between meals. But if you have too much of this fat, it can impact your heart, liver, pancreas and more. Learn more about how this can affect your health from Jerry Hickey, Ph.

Active Folate for Brain and Heart Health – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 397

Active Folate for Brain and Heart Health – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 397

The activated form of the B-vitamin folate plays an important role in the body by helping to fend off high levels of homocysteine. Learn about how this impacts brain and heart health from Jerry Hickey, Ph.

How Tocotrienols Supports Brain Health – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 207

How Tocotrienols Supports Brain Health – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 207

Invite Health Podcast, Episode hosted by Jerry Hickey. Ph Subscribe Today! Vitamin E is a very well-known nutritional supplement. It’s a chain-breaking antioxidant and fatty tissue. Considering that the brain is about 60% fat, it would seem that Vitamin E should be very important for 

The Benefit of Vitamin C For Your Brain & Heart – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 125

The Benefit of Vitamin C For Your Brain & Heart – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 125

Vitamin C is not just essential for healthy immune function. It is also important for brain and heart health, specifically for endothelial function. Here’s what you need to know.

Many Strokes Are Preventable – Invite Health Podcast, Episode 72

Many Strokes Are Preventable – Invite Health Podcast, Episode 72

Strokes are quite common and are a leading cause of loss of mobility and independence. Yet many strokes are preventable by making simple adjustments to your lifestyle and changing some of the foods you eat. 

hs-CRP: The Blood Test That Predicts Heart Attacks – Invite Health Podcast, Episode 43

hs-CRP: The Blood Test That Predicts Heart Attacks – Invite Health Podcast, Episode 43

The hs-CRP test can help predict your future risk of a heart attack and heart disease. This is a test that should be added to your regular yearly check up. Hs-CRP is also called Cardiac-CRP and it is a proxy for inflammation.