Heart disease is largely preventable, but conventional cholesterol management is often inadequate. According to university cardiologist and leading prevention specialist Dr. Stephen R. Devries, avoiding heart disease requires a far more comprehensive approach that balances new high tech testing with low tech treatments. Now, in WHAT YOUR DOCTOR MAY NOT TELL YOU ABOUT CHOLESTEROL, Dr. Devries combines natural treatments with the latest scientific
advances. New types of cholesterol tests are highlighted that go far beyond routine testing to identify hidden risks. Expanding the traditional medical model, Dr. Devries illustrates the role of mind/body interventions, lifestyle, supplements, vitamins, and conservative use of medication for optimal prevention.
""Dr. Stephen Devries has done an outstanding job in presenting the most-up-todate information on managing cholesterol levels and heart attack risk. He explains clearly and concisely the role of diagnostic tests, lifestyle changes, pharmaceutical drugs, dietary supplements, and natural remedies in protecting your heart so that you can take greater charge of your own health. Highly recommended."" --Andrew Weil, MD