Take Steps To Protect Your Heart Health During Heart Month
February 3, 2021
Over the last 11 months, the nation’s healthcare focus has been on protection from the Corona virus and COVID-19.
“And rightly so,” says Dr. Arif Ahmad, a cardiologist at Monroe Clinic. “In addition to staying vigilant in all ways of protecting ourselves from COVID-19, I would like to use the occasion of Heart Month to remind everyone how critical heart health is, especially during a pandemic.”
Dr. Ahmad says patients with already-existing risk factors for heart disease, such as high blood pressure, face greater risks if they contract the Corona virus or COVID-19....