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Your Guide to Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in Charlotte, FL

It is an unfortunate reality that many people across the country deal with some form of cardiovascular disease. But the good news is that you do not have to face this problem on your own. Charlotte Heart & Vascular Institute works to help our patients stay healthy and happy so that they can live the best possible version of their lives. We are dedicated to cardiovascular disease prevention in Charlotte, FL, and we demonstrate this by providing our patients with the information, education, and advice they need to maintain a healthy heart.

Causes & Risk Factors

When patients come to us, we take the time to discuss the common cardiovascular disease causes and risk factors, including:

  • High Blood Pressure
  • High Cholesterol
  • Tobacco Use
  • Alcohol Use
  • Diabetes
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Genetics & Family History
  • Sedentary Lifestyles
  • Obesity
  • High-Sodium, High-Sugar, & High-Fat Diets
  • Preeclampsia
  • Toxemia
  • Chronic Inflammatory Conditions
  • Chronic Autoimmune Conditions
  • Chronic Kidney Disease

Prevention

Charlotte Heart & Vascular Institute offers the necessary treatments to help our patients overcome or manage their cardiac issues. However, we also place a special emphasis on preventing these issues in the first place. During our discussions with patients, we recommend the following methods to prevent cardiovascular disease:

  • Avoid Tobacco Products
  • Manage Other Health Conditions
  • Maintain a Healthy Weight
  • Eat Low-Sodium & Low-Saturated Fat Diets
  • Exercise 30-60 Minutes Most Days
  • Reduce Stress

Contact us today for more information about preventing heart disease.