4 Heart Health Risks You Can’t Afford to Ignore
Over the last century there has been an alarming increase in the number of heart health issues in America. Now claiming a life every 33 seconds, doctors and researchers have frantically been trying to understand what has lead to this dramatic and growing epidemic.
Some factors that puts you at increased risk, include these:
- RISK #1: Being Over 45 years or older
- RISK #2 Having high blood pressure
- RISK #3 Taking a cholesterol-lowering drug
- RISK #4 Being 25 pounds’ overweight
The American Heart Association recommends beginning a heart-healthy lifestyle early in life, starting by assessing your risk factors and working to keep them low. The sooner you know and manage your risk factors, the better your chances of leading a heart-healthy life for years to come.
Remember that knowledge is power, especially when it comes to heart-health. So watch the short presentation today and learn more about common risk factors and what you can do to help achieve long and healthy life.