Heart Health

You have the power to lower your blood pressure and live a healthy, full life. High blood pressure, also called hypertension, raises your risk for heart disease, stroke, kidney disease, and damage to your eyes.

  • High levels of LDL or “bad” cholesterol increase the risk of heart disease while high levels of HDL or “good” cholesterol lower the risk of heart disease.  Cholesterol is a fatty substance your body makes and uses. It is also found in many foods. Managing cholesterol can reduce the risk of heart attack, stroke, and other health problems. Get more information about managing your cholesterol. 
  • Heart failure and heart disease is a serious condition that has no cure, but you can live a full and enjoyable life with the right treatment. We are here to help you manage this condition. Read more about heart failure and disease.

Also see:
Effects of Excessive Sodium
Change Your Salty Ways