Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). However, an estimated 80% of cardiovascular disease cases are preventable.
So, how do you know where to start when it comes to keeping your heart healthy and preventing heart disease?
Working with your doctor is key. They can help you understand any risks you may have and how your risk factors may impact your heart health. They can also offer advice on smart lifestyle choices and monitor you to make sure any risk factors are kept under control.
Read more at: https://www.healthline.com/health/heart-disease/work-with-your-doctor-to-prevent-heart-disease