Apart from quitting smoking, the three most important controllable risk factors for preventing coronary heart disease are high blood pressure, high cholesterol and uncontrolled blood sugar levels. There are many safe and effective medications for treating these conditions which have been proven to protect the heart and save lives. You should not be afraid to take these medications when prescribed by your doctor, they will extend your life. Be Heart Smart!
For Heart Related Emergencies call the Heart Attack Centre (800-PAIN).
For more information visit http://www.acicares.com or to make an appointment call 628-4740.