Hospice of CNY Podcast: Heart Health Month

February is American Heart Month. No matter, if you are 7 or 70 maintaining a heart-healthy lifestyle, can apply to everyone. Kristy Smorol, the communications director for the Central New York chapter of the American Heart Association offers some great tips on maintaining a heart-healthy lifestyle in this podcast with Bill Pfohl of Hospice of CNY.

Smorol also says it’s important to:

  • Always stay compliant with your medication. Make sure you’re following the prescription correctly.
  • If you are a heart attack or stroke survivor, don’t give up on rehab. The work you do in rehab can make a big difference in your recovery.

For information about heart health check out these websites:

http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/

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