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Be heart smart : understand, treat, and prevent coronary heart disease

Waqar Khan (Author)
"Coronary heart disease (CHD) takes the lives of 17 million people every year. If you or a loved one have been diagnosed with CHD or suffered a heart attack, there are still ways to live a long, heart-healthy life. In this definitive guide to CHD, cardiologist Waqar Khan, MD, MPH, answers common questions and provides easy-to-follow advice for preventing heart attacks and keeping your heart in tip-top shape. Using real-life patient stories and the latest evidence-based science, BE HEART SMART: " Explains what CHD is and how it affects the body " Explores the root causes and risk factors for CHD " Describes the different types of heart attacks and their warning signs " Walks you through the tests used to diagnose coronary problems " Discusses the medications prescribed to combat CHD, including their side effects " Reveals the latest advancements in surgical and non-surgical interventions Written in easy-to-understand language, BE HEART SMART helps you better under-stand CHD and gives you the knowledge you need to take charge of your heart health. It's just like having your own personal cardiologist on call!"--Amazon.ca
Print Book, English, 2021
Hatherleigh, [Spring, Texas], 2021