February is American Heart Month. As you may know, heart disease is the #1 cause of death in both men and women. Yes, this is very scary and very serious. The good news is that there are many steps you can take to help not only prevent, but also reverse heart disease. Today we are going to address many ways to help you protect your heart.
How to Detect Early Heart Disease and Save Your Life
You may hear from time to time that someone you know passed away suddenly, and it turns out the cause was a heart attack. Unfortunately, heart disease is known as a silent killer. So what can you do to protect yourself? How do you know if you are at risk? Click here to learn about coronary artery disease how to prevent and detect early heart disease.
Surprising Cause of Heart Disease
When it comes to preventing heart disease, you know that it is important to eat healthy, exercise, take heart-healthy vitamins, and reduce stress, but there is another risk factor that you don’t hear about in the media. There is a condition that greatly increases one’s chances of having heart disease, and it is not limited to men. Ladies, this is important for you to know, too. Click here to learn how hypothyroidism increases your risk of heart attack.
5 Ways Testosterone Protects a Man’s Heart
Testosterone is most commonly known for enhancing libido and building strong muscles in men, however, it plays a much more important role in the health of their heart. Click here to learn 5 ways testosterone can help protect a man’s heart.
What Every Woman Should Know About Heart Disease
Often heart disease is associated with men, but women are just as much at risk. Fortunately, there are several things women can do to decrease their risk of developing heart disease. Click here to learn more about heart disease, including the causes and risk factors, and what you can to naturally to prevent it.
How CoQ10 Protects Your Heart
We all want to live a healthy, fulfilling life, and taking care of your heart is one of the most important things you can do to help ensure that. Our heart requires many nutrients to stay healthy and strong, including a very important one: CoQ10. Click here to discover how CoQ10 protects your heart.
Dispelling the Cholesterol-Heart Disease Myth
If you were to ask almost anyone what causes heart disease, their answer would most likely be high cholesterol. We have conventional medicine and the pharmaceutical companies to thank for perpetuating the myth that cholesterol is the cause of coronary artery disease. Click here to discover why cholesterol is not the culprit, and what is really the true cause of heart disease.
How Exercise Benefits Your Heart
Of the many benefits of exercise and reasons to include exercise in your daily routine, there is one area which stands out above all others: heart health. In fact, with February being American Heart Month, there is no better time than now to discover just what exercise does for the heart, and how dangerous a sedentary lifestyle is. Click here to learn what you need to know about the benefits of regular exercise, how to easily incorporate heart-friendly exercise into your daily routine and the dangers of too little exercise on your cardiovascular health.
How Obesity Leads to Heart Disease
Obesity is becoming increasingly prevalent in our society and it is detrimental to our health, particularly when it comes to heart disease. Being overweight puts an unhealthy strain on your heart which can lead to high blood pressure, heart attack and stroke, as well as other diseases such as type-2 diabetes, osteoarthritis and cancer. Click here to learn about the effects obesity has on your heart…and what you can do about it naturally.
Heart Health Event with Dr. Derrick DeSilva
Don’t Miss our HEART HEALTH EVENT with Dr. Steven Hotze and Dr. Derrick DeSilva on Thursday, February 24th from 5 to 7 pm at the Hotze Health & Wellness Center!
RSVP today at 281-698-8698 to reserve your spot. We hope to see you there!