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Health Journey Support | Cardiology Health Series

Managing certain health conditions can be a lifelong journey, and for some it can impact almost all aspects of daily life. But with support and a better understanding of the challenges people often face, the journey may become a little easier. Health Journey Support offers reliable, easy-to-access health information on respiratory and heart conditions, diabetes, certain types of cancer, and kidney diseases. Educational tools include videos, shareable resources, and apps covering key milestones throughout the health journey. Browse, share, and be sure to keep coming back for more!

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Overview

Over time, damage to the heart and blood vessels may lead to health problems like high blood pressure, high lipids, acute coronary syndrome and heart failure.

The Cardiovascular Health Series offers easy-to-access health information on health conditions, including high cholesterol, heart attack, high blood pressure, and heart failure. Browse through this section for videos and resources that may help with your journey toward better health. Topics include understanding your diagnosis, treatment options, and lifestyle changes that may help manage cardiovascular health conditions. If you have any questions about your condition, talk to your healthcare provider.

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Blood pressure is the amount of force caused by blood pressing against the walls of your arteries. This video will help you understand how blood pressure is controlled in your body.

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Blood pressure is the amount of force caused by blood pressing against the walls of your arteries. This brochure will help you understand how blood pressure is controlled in your body.

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A healthcare professional can measure your blood pressure to find out if you have high blood pressure. This video will help you understand what the numbers in your blood pressure mean.

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A healthcare professional can measure your blood pressure to find out if you have high blood pressure. This brochure will help you understand what the numbers in your blood pressure mean.

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Over time, high blood pressure will damage the walls of your arteries. This video will help you understand the effects of high blood pressure on your arteries and why it is important to keep it under control.

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Over time, high blood pressure will damage the walls of your arteries. This brochure will help you understand the effects of high blood pressure on your arteries and why it is important to keep it under control.

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People who have diabetes have a higher change of developing many health problems, including heart disease. This video will show you how heart disease can develop, how it affects your health, and what you can do to help reduce your risk of heart disease.

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People who have diabetes have a higher change of developing many health problems, including heart disease. This brochure explains how heart disease can develop, how it affects your health, and what you can do to help reduce your risk of heart disease.

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During a stroke, also known as a brain attack, blood flow to part of the brain has stopped. This video will help you understand what a stroke is and the risk for having one.

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During a stroke, also known as a brain attack, blood flow to part of the brain has stopped. This brochure will help you understand what a stroke is and the risk for having one.

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In most cases, the cause of high blood pressure, or hypertension is unknown. This video will help you understand how to manage high blood pressure with lifestyle changes and medication.

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In most cases, the cause of high blood pressure, or hypertension is unknown. This brochure will help you understand how to manage high blood pressure with lifestyle changes and medication.

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What is my blood pressure reading in numbers? Ask your health care provider to write it down for you. Source: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute; National Institutes of Health; U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

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Using a health checklist helps you keep track of your health. This brochure can be used to record your blood pressure, cholesterol levels, blood sugar levels, weight, and amount of recent physical activity. Then you will have them handy for your next doctor's appointment.

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Being physically active and following a healthy diet are some of the best ways to keep your heart healthy. This brochure describes some types of physical activities, dietary guidelines, and other lifestyle changes that can be beneficial to your health.

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It is important to have your health information available in the case of a health emergency. This brochure can be printed and filled out so that you a list of your medications, medicines you are allergic to, your health conditions, your doctor's contact information, and the person(s) to contact in the case of an emergency, should you have to go into the hospital.

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