A member asked:

Would like to know how to get and how to keep a healthy heart forever?

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Dr. Bradley Radwaner answered

Specializes in Cardiology

Genes and lifestyle: Obviously inheriting good genes for low cholesterol, low BP and no history of heart disease would be best . What you can do is follow a heart healthy lifestyle which means eating a low fat, low cholesterol diet, staying thin, exercising aerobically at least 3 times a week for 30 minutes and not smoking. Have your BP and full lipids checked and if elevated use diet, excise and medication to control.

Answered 6/10/2014



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