Category Archives: Dr. Heart Health Course


Majid Ali, M.D.   Safety First. If you are taking heart medications, please do not stop taking your medications without the advice of your doctor.   Eight Important Questions Please consider the following questions first, Do I know what my heart rate is? Do I know how it changes under different circumstances? Have I learned well how to slow my

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What Causes Heart Attacks?

Majid Ali, M.D. Absence of Disease Is Not Presence of Health – Part Two What Causes Heart Attacks? Of course, plaque formation in coronary arteries! What causes plaque formation? Of course, arteriosclerosis! What causes arteriosclerosis? Of course, cholesterol deposits in the blood vessel walls! Why do cholesterol deposits form there? There are risk factors: obesity, smoking, stress, hypertension and diabetes.

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