The Impact of Dietary Changes in the Context of Modern Medicine

Medical talk will be around diet in the context of treatments of heart disease.

Main topics to be covered:

1. Coronary stents,
2. Statins (primary and secondary prevention)
3. Communication of risk/informed consent
4. WHO figures on CVD
5. Smoking and heart disease
6. Saturated fat and heart disease
7. Tom Frieden’s CDC-health impact pyramid

8. Mediterranean Diet.
9. Sugar