Introduction to Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors
Learn what vascular disease is, the risks associated with it and the possible complications caused by atherosclerosis.
Learn how various lifestyle changes can help to lessen your vascular disease risk factors and improve your overall health.
High Blood Pressure
Understand the importance of getting support from your healthcare provider and others while learning to manage your high blood pressure.
Learn about a hospital program that is making a difference to combat high blood pressure in rural areas.
High Blood Cholesterol
Understand the importance of making healthy choices from different food groups to help with managing your cholesterol.
Learn how regular physical activity and exercise is a significant part in managing your blood cholesterol.
Learn about working with your healthcare provider who will prescribe medication to help with controlling your cholesterol.
Learn about healthy ways to quit smoking to control your cholesterol and improve your overall health.
Watch this to learn about cholesterol and other risk factors for heart disease and ways you can reduce your risk.
High cholesterol can sometimes be treated with a change in diet or increased exercise. Find out what can make a difference.