Hospice focuses on symptom relief, support for exhausted caregivers, and close attention to prevention of complications for end-stage heart failure patients.
All women face the threat of heart disease. But becoming aware of symptoms and risks unique to women, as well as eating a heart-healthy diet and exercising, can help protect you.
Following recommendations about diet, exercise and other habits can help to alleviate symptoms, slow your disease's progression and improve your everyday life. In fact, people with mild to moderate heart failure often can lead nearly normal lives as a result.
About 6 million Americans are living with heart failure today. In fact, it's one of the most common reasons people 64 and older go into the hospital. Fortunately, heart failure can be treated. Getting good medical care, following doctor's orders and learning about...
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