HeartCare™ Channel Preview
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The AFib Five: 5 Steps to Your Healthiest Life with AFib
An estimated 2.7 million Americans are living with Atrial Fibrillation, or AFib, and the rate is growing. Learn what your diagnosis means and how you can reduce your risks to live your healthiest life. Click to view a sample of The AFib Five: 5 Steps to Your Healthiest Life with AFib. Click to view The AFib Five: 5 Steps to Your Healthiest Life with AFib.
Heart Valves are for Life: Patient Perspectives
Heart valve disease is diagnosed in over 5 million Americans each year. In this program, two patients with heart valve disease share their experience from diagnosis through treatment. Click to view a sample of Heart Valves are for Life: Patient Perspectives.
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Simple Steps for Healthy Living
Taking steps to lead a healthier life can feel daunting. The American Heart Association has broken it into seven simple steps you can take to start living your best life. From controlling cholesterol, smoking cessation and reducing blood sugar to managing blood pressure and eating better, the Life’s Simple 7® program explores simple steps for healthy living. Click to view Simple Steps for Healthy Living.
Healthy Living After Heart Attack
When you or a loved one has a heart attack, you probably have numerous questions about lifestyle changes and disease management. This segment provides a beginner’s guide to how to manage quality of life after heart attack. From tips on diet, exercise, taking medications and addressing emotional needs, to information about cardiac rehabilitation as an important aspect of your recovery, this segment helps to prepare you for life after heart attack. Click to view Healthy Living After Heart Attack.
Avoiding Hospital Readmissions: Heart Failure
No one wants to return to the hospital after discharge. This program reviews critical information on how to better understand discharge instructions and continue recovery at home. This program includes tips for assessing your diet, physical activity and managing medication. Click to view Avoiding Hospital Readmissions: Heart Failure.
Stroke Care: Every Minute Counts
In this program, we review the two major types of stroke and their effects on the body. We also explore who is at risk, how to recognize the warning signs and the importance of acting quickly. This episode also touches on stroke prevention. Click to view Stroke Care: Every Minute Counts.