Is Taking Aspirin Good For Your Heart?

Is taking aspirin good for your heart? If a loved one has had a heart attack or stroke, taking low dose aspirin is beneficial. But for those who don’t have heart disease, the answer may surprise you. This article from Johns Hopkins Medicine takes a look. “If you’ve had a heart attack or stroke, there’s …

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Older Adults and Heart Disease – Warning Signs and Seeking Treatment

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Heart disease is the most frequent condition in older adults and the number one cause of death. Education is so important to spot the early warning signs and seek treatment. This information from the American College of Cardiology provides a comprehensive overview of older adults and heart disease. Heart failure, coronary artery disease, and …

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Changes to Make in Your Life After a Heart Attack

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Olive Oil Combats Heart Disease!

  Olive Oil — a Weapon Against Heart Disease   Olive oil has long been promoted as a healthy heart food. The North American Olive Oil Association recently published the following article recognizing the importance of olive oil during American Hearth Month. North American Olive Oil Association Celebrates American Heart Month With Announcement Of American …

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Heart Health Tips for Women

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Diet and Exercise are Key to Better Heart Health February is American Heart Month, and on February 5, a special day is set aside to call attention to heart health for women. Many women are unaware that they face a higher risk of death from heart disease than from breast cancer. The article “Female …

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Living at Home with Heart Disease

What you should know about heart disease February is American Heart Month. Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States—but according to the National Institutes of Health, heart disease is also one of the most preventable conditions. With the aging of our population, our healthcare system is now putting increased emphasis …

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