World Heart Day is a reminder to everyone around the world to take care of their hearts. According to the World Heart Federation, cardiovascular disease is the world's number one killer, affecting more than 20 million every year with conditions like heart attack, stroke and heart failure.
There are many risk factors associated with coronary heart disease and stroke. And the more risk factors you have, the greater your chances are of developing cardiovascular disease. However, you can take preventative action with lifestyle changes, dietary changes and regular screenings including EKGs, echocardiograms and doppler studies. Visit our services page to learn how Mas Imaging can make this easier for you, then speak with your medical provider to learn what's best for you.