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I made the necessary lifestyle changes and have beaten the odds!

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Genetics wasn’t something I could control. But what I could control was my lifestyle.

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I lost 183 pounds and continue to ‘feed my heart’ what it needs.

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September Cholesterol Challenge

In honor of National Cholesterol Education Month, CardioSmart has produced this special 10-question quiz to test your knowledge.

Obese Patients More Likely to Receive Preventive Meds

Aug 25, 2015
This study investigates the link between obesity, medications to help mitigate heart disease risk, and what is known as the “obesity paradox.”

Helping Patients with Diabetes Improve Their Heart Health

Aug 25, 2015

Recent statement from the American Heart Association and American Diabetes Association highlights the importance of heart disease prevention in patients with diabetes.