- By Joel Streed
Can pushups predict your health: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute
Basic exercise, specifically the pushup, can be a useful tool for clinicians who want to evaluate cardiovascular disease risk in patients, according to a recent study in JAMA. But is your risk of heart disease really as simple as measuring how many pushups you can do? In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, we ask that question to Dr. Michael Joyner, a Mayo Clinic anesthesiologist and physiologist. To listen, click the link below.