Heart-Healthy Education

From the experts

  • Lowering blood pressure without pills.
  • The latest news on cholesterol and what it means for you.
  • C-reactive Protein (CRP) Testing I read in the news recently about a blood test involving C-reactive protein that can predict your risk of heart disease. How does this test differ from cholesterol screening?
  • How does caffeine affect the heart?
  • Determining your Body Mass Index
    Determining how much you should weigh is not a simple matter of looking at an insurance height-weight chart, but includes considering the amount of bone, muscle, and fat in your body's composition. The amount of fat is the critical measurement.
  • Five things to know about heart disease.

From the experts: Heart attack prevention, signs and recovery