Dr. Mark Gelfer was awarded the prestigious Certificate of Excellence from Hypertension Canada “in recognition of his outstanding efforts and contributions”.
Metabolic syndrome is a term used to describe a group of risk factors that collectively increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease.
Prehypertension is the precursor to a hypertension diagnosis. As prehypertension does not cause any symptoms, the only way to detect prehypertension is to keep track of your blood pressure readings.
February is Heart and Stroke Awareness Month. This article is dedicated to these very important topics.