Cape Cod Healthcare's Heart and Vascular Institute and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) focus on the nation's No. 1 killer -- heart disease.
Be proactive. Heart disease is largely preventable. You can assess your risk through the American College of Cardiology's online risk tool, then take the following steps to maintain and improve heart health:
- Learn what questions you should ask your physician to determine heart health
- Estimate your risk for cardiovascular disease
- Learn about heart disease, women's particular risk, and steps everyone can take to prevent heart disease by downloading The Heart Truth materials below
You can also use nutrition to bolster heart health:
Should you need cardiac care, the expert physicians at Cape Cod Healthcare's Heart and Vascular Institute provide unsurpassed, nationally recognized treatment. Learn more about the exceptional care we provide by downloading our Patient Guide below.