Controlling and Preventing Heart Disease Risk Factors

Controlling and Preventing Heart Disease Risk Factors Heart disease is the leading cause of death for women in the United States. This video explains the two types of heart disease risk factors — ones that you can control and prevent and the ones that you can’t. It’s important to know the risk factors because having…

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Healthy for Life 20 by 20: Year Two

Healthy for Life 20 by 20: Year Two The American Heart Association and Aramark, the nation’s largest food service company, report significant strides in delivering healthier options on menus served to millions at colleges and universities, hospitals and workplaces. Learn more at www.aramark.com/healthyforlife.

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MQ Health Wellness Series – Healthy Lifestyles for Healthy Hearts

MQ Health Wellness Series – Healthy Lifestyles for Healthy Hearts Welcome to the MQ Health Wellness Series. If you have a question for the presenters, type it into the live chat. Webinar program: – Associate Professor Sanjyot Vagholkar, GP, Deputy Director Primary Care, and Course Convenor Macquarie MD Program – Dr Fiona Foo, General and…

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Heart Healthy Eating: It's About Dietary Patterns and Active Lifestyles

Heart Healthy Eating: It's About Dietary Patterns and Active Lifestyles As the first “shelter-in-place” orders went into effect in March of this year, the American Heart Association (AHA) intensified its campaign to educate U.S. adults about their ability to control risk factors for heart disease, heart attacks and stroke. Even before the pandemic, the AHA…

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Listen to Your Heart: Diet and Exercise

Listen to Your Heart: Diet and Exercise Maintaining a heart-healthy diet and watching your sodium intake are important elements of managing heart failure, along with prioritizing regular physical activity. Make sure to work with your health care provider to determine what level of physical activity is right for you. Watch the video to hear tips…

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