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Heart Doc VIP with Dr. Joel Kahn

Nov 14, 2023

Many patients seek out the Kahn Center ( for consultation regarding elevated levels of Lipoprotein(a) cholesterol, also known as Lp(a). In this week's episode, Dr. Kahn discusses a new research paper, along with two others, addressing the question of whether daily aspirin is a wise choice for those who have inherited high Lp(a) levels. He also presents another recent study about the heightened risk of Lp(a) in certain patients post-heart attack.

Additionally, the episode includes mini-topics on heart stents, urinary albumin, and the Portfolio Diet. For more information on the Portfolio Diet and its role in lowering cholesterol through four food groups, visit: