Heart Healthy Tips

It’s Disaster Preparedness Month! Stay Ready With a Healthy Heart

Posted by on September 28, 2017 at 10:32 am

September is National Preparedness Month, and 2017’s theme is “Disasters don’t plan ahead. You can.” At Cardiac Care & Safety, we agree with this philosophy. It’s important to stay prepared by keeping your heart healthy. Another good way to plan ahead for disaster is to make sure you’re able to identify the warning signs of […]

The Difference Between Cardiac Arrest and a Heart Attack

Posted by on June 30, 2017 at 3:49 pm

If you thought cardiac arrest and heart attack were interchangeable terms, you’re actually incorrect. Learn about the differences as well as how to respond to each occurrence from this infographic by the American Heart Association.

Stroke Can Occur at Any Age. Learn the Top Warning Signs

Posted by on May 31, 2017 at 4:05 pm

It’s a common misconception that only older people need to be on the lookout for warning signs of stroke. The reality is that the condition can occur at any age. Check out the following statistics about stroke in younger Americans: 15% of ischemic strokes occur in young adults and adolescents. Over the past ten years, […]