Tag: heart health

24 Jan

What Questions Should Family Caregivers Ask After a Senior Loved One’s Heart Attack?

If you’re a family caregiver of someone with heart disease, there’s a chance that at some point someone you love may experience a heart attack. How will this change your lives? What information will you need to know? How can you help? The many questions of how your everyday lives will be changed can be […]

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25 Feb

Follow These Steps for the Most Accurate Blood Pressure Reading

Those who are newly diagnosed with a heart condition may be advised by their doctor to obtain a home blood pressure monitor and begin to record readings on a regular basis. And although the nurse makes it look so easy in the doctor’s office, when it comes to trying it at home, it can be […]

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18 Feb

Learn the ABCs of Heart Health

As many as half of all Americans have one of these three key risk factors of heart disease: high blood pressure, high LDL cholesterol, and smoking. And many more struggle with the effects of other lifestyle choices, such as lack of adequate physical activity, overindulging in alcohol, and a poor diet. Heaven at Home Senior […]

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