Heart Disease for Dummies

Consider these facts: One American dies of heart disease every 33 seconds-amounting to almost one million deaths every year. Almost one in four Americans has one or more types of heart disease. Considering all risk factors for heart disease-high blood pressure, high cholesterol, smoking, being overweight, physical inactivity-not one family…

Do You Know The Warning Signs of Heart Disease?

Visit http://www.leehealth.org/ or follow us on social media! Instagram 📷: https://www.instagram.com/lee_health Facebook📱: https://www.facebook.com/LeeHealth Twitter 🐦: https://twitter.com/Lee_Health Lee Health is a nationally recognized, award-winning health system in Southwest Florida. We are caring people, inspiring health. Edward Palank, M.D., talks about the risks and warning signs of heart disease.

Fighting heart disease with exercise

Physical activity is important for every child’s health, including those with congenital heart disease. CHEO and the Canadian Congenital Heart Alliance are offering free sessions of Fearless Physical Activity in Ottawa and cities throughout the province. Visit http://www.cchaforlife.org/fearless-physical-activity