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How to Keep Your Blood Pressure Down During Today’s Stressful Times Posted by Brookhaven Heart

Research has found that high blood pressure puts some at higher risk of contracting COVID-19 and being more negatively impacted by the virus, which means keeping your blood pressure under control is more important than ever. If you’re dealing with high blood pressure, here’s everything you need to know to keep yourself safe. Prevention Measures As with any underlying health condition, patients with high blood pressure should take as many precautions as possible to stay safe. This means wearing gloves

COVID-19 Precautions Every Cardiac Patient Should Take Posted by Brookhaven Heart

If you’re dealing with a serious heart condition, you’re more susceptible to illness and the harm it can cause to your body. During the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s important for cardiac patients to recognize their high-risk status and do what they can to keep themselves and the people around them safe. Here are the best precautions you can take during the COVID-19 pandemic. Stay Home as Much as You Can Staying home is the most effective way to protect yourself from

Patchogue residents must learn the early signs of a heart attack and what to do
Patchogue Residents Should Know the Warning Signs of a Heart Attack Posted by Brookhaven Heart

A heart attack may occur when the flow of blood to the heart is blocked off. This blockage is generally a severe buildup of fat, cholesterol or other substances that cause plaque to accumulate in the coronary arteries. Eventually, this plaque will break away and form a clot that interrupts blood flow and damages or destroys a significant portion of the heart. In some cases, a heart attack can be life-threatening. Do Not Ignore What Could Be Signs of a

Nature's Remedy for a Healthy Heart
Patchogue Heart Failure Clinic Explains Congestive Heart Failure and Natural Remedies Posted by Brookhaven Heart

Heart health is not something to be taken lightly. In fact, according to the CDC, heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States. This alarming statistic is why the team of medical providers at Brookhaven Heart are dedicated to helping people improve their heart health, recognize the symptoms of congestive heart failure and implement natural remedies to promote a healthier lifestyle. What Is Congestive Heart Failure? Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) is