How Healthy Is Your Heart? 

Did you know that the symptoms of a heart attack are unique? Chest pain can be mild or even non-existent. Pain is often felt in areas such as the jaw, stomach, or even back. Often these signs are overlooked and misdiagnosed. In women particularly, heart disease is the number one killer. Because of this, we highly encourage you to take your heart health seriously.

 Take your first step with our FREE Heart Health Risk Assessment to help find your risk factors and take action to minimize your chances for heart disease. Plus, by simply taking our assessment, you will be entered to win a FitBit Charge.

Facts About Heart Disease

Cardiovascular disease kills more Americans each year than any other disease

TRUE

How you live now does not affect your risk for cardiovascular diseases later in life.

FALSE

Cardiovascular disease only affects senior citizens

FALSE

I’d know if I had high blood pressure because there would be warning signs.

FALSE

You can see if you have high blood pressure by checking your numbers with a simple blood pressure test.

TRUE

  

 

These heart healthy tips are brought to you by CHRISTUS Southeast Texas Heart and Vascular