Heart Disease

Everything you need to know!

Overview

Heart disease, such as coronary heart disease, heart attack, congestive heart failure, and congenital heart disease, is the leading cause of death for men and women in the U.S

Prevention

  • Quit smoking
  • lowering cholesterol
  • controlling high blood pressure
  • maintaining a healthy weight
  • exercising

Sugeries

  • Stents
  • heart Bypass Surgery
  • Valve disease Treatment
  • Pacemakers
  • Ablation
  • Lead Extraction
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Facts and Statistics

  • About 610,000 people die of heart disease in the United States every year- that's 1 in every 4 deaths
  • Coronary Heart Disease is the most common kind and it kills about 370,000 people annually
  • Every year about 735,000 Americans have a heart attack. Of these,525,000, are a first heart attack and 210,000 happen in people who have already had a heart attack.