4th April 2017 CME was on "Cardiovascular Diseases" in South Asians by DR Kevin Shah of UCLA.
DR Jignesh Patel arranged for this speaker.It was an in depth account of great vulnerability of south asian population in USA for propensity to develope CVD and related problems.
Factors discussed and emphasised were:
Our coronaries are narrow and thick
We do not eat well
Vegetarians do not eat healthy
We do not do enough exercise
We do not manage stress well
Alcohol in moderation is not bad!
Lean meat is beneficial.
It was an eye opener for many and was enjoyed by all!