A new book presents a comprehensive guide in avoiding and dealing with heart diseases.
It is possible to have a considerable amount of plaque with no symptoms because the hole also known as the lumen allows complete flow of blood...this amount can become enflamed, ruptured which then kills.
Dr. Edwards says, "what I want to do is treat people at this stage people don't get seen until they have chest pain and thats when the lumen of the artery gets smaller."
Dr. Edwards decided his lesson on remodeling arteries should be shared with all.
"This is an aggressive approach," he says.
The Tubby Theory provides a simple yet detailed guide on how to prevent and deal with heart diseases.
Dr. Edwards believes the disease can be eliminated if its caught early enough...the tubby theory can help.
"We have the tools right here in Topeka. what I've done with my 800 patients over the last 2 years ..I documented in my book tubby theory from Topeka.
Heart disease is the leading cause of death. Edwards says high risk patients should be following their CIMT scores as a standard routine.
The book was published January 25th 2010 and can be purchased at any bookstore...and you can also watch the lessons on you tube.com search for b edwards 1951. Dr. Edwards will be speaking about the "Tubby Theory" March 2nd @ 6pm at the SW YMCA 3635 SW Chelsea (785) 271- 7979
Dr. Edwards retired December 2009 and resides in Topeka. Originally from Mew York City.