Heart Disease Treatment
- Q What are the benefits of cardiac rehabilitation programs?
Dr. Michael Roizen, Internal MedicineIf you go into cardiac rehab immediately after a heart attack, you'll slash your risk of a repeat heart attack in half. Go into intensive cardiac rehab and your heart attack risk falls by 90%. Bottom line: Everyone, no matter what their... Full Answer
- Q How does cardiac rehabilitation work?
Dr. Michael Roizen, Internal MedicineCardiac rehab and intensive cardiac rehab include supervised physical activity, plus psychological counseling to ease anxieties and nutritional counseling, which will help you eliminate the five heart-stopping food felons: trans fats, saturated... Full Answer