Category: Heart Disease

Heart attacks can be prevented, yet millions of people in the western world increase their risk of having a heart attack by some things they do every day. Lifestyle can contribute to, or prevent, a heart attack. The first step you can take to reduce your chance for having a heart attack is to stop unhealthy habits that contribute to the development of cardiovascular disease. To do this, you must know the risk factors that are promoting your risk of getting it.


Risk Factors for Heart Disease: Blood Pressure

What is Blood Pressure?As blood circulatesthrough your body,it exerts pressure againstthe walls of your arteries. That pressure is whatis measured with ablood pressure device. Blood Pressure ismeasured by two numbers. The top number is...