We discuss how a seemingly healthy person, Bob Harper, 51, as star trainer turned host on The Biggest Loser suffered from a heart attack while working out in a New York City gym.
Harper says genetics are to blame.
Some questions Dr. Tim Church answers in this episode:
Why does a 51 year old trainer have a heart attack?
Did his diet and exercise habits help him?
Factors to consider and not focus on one: Anxiety, chronic inflammation, hormones, genetics
The most important risk factor will surprise you
Not all signs are obvious
Can too much exercise cause heart attack?