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Heart Disease

iPhone’s Do Not Disturb Sign

September 28, 2015 mhyh 0

Put Up the Do Not Disturb Sign on Your iPhone Stress reduction strategies are important in all of our lives as the scientific literature has shown us stress negatively impacts our health and wellbeing increasing the likelihood that we will develop diabetes, heart disease, sle …

Assault on Salt

February 21, 2013 mhyh 0

28 Days of Heart Day 21 Heart Health is a LIFEstyle NOT a passing FAD! I am taking names and cleaning house today in the assault on salt, or more specifically sodium, on behalf of our hearts. This is SERIOUS business folks as we, Americans, do NOT fully appreciate the negativ …

Out of the Woods: NEVER

February 17, 2013 mhyh 4

28 Days of Heart Day 17 Perhaps the most difficult aspect of being cured of cancer, childhood or otherwise, is the harsh reality that you are NEVER out of the woods. Let me begin by acknowledging that I have 3 & 1/2 decades of perspective on my cancer experience, so IR …

A ‘little’ Heart Attack: Seriously?!

February 13, 2013 mhyh 0

28 Days [of] Heart Day 13 a ‘little’ heart attack Let’s be clear: there is NO SUCH THING as a ‘little’ heart attack! Heart disease is the #1 KILLER of women [and] with an estimated 43M women affected by heart disease, I would submit to you that i …

Got HEART?

February 12, 2013 mhyh 0

28 Days [of] Heart Day 12 February is the month draped in love, pink, HEART[s], affection, RED, desire, and passion; a month where specific individuals and causes are celebrated and/or highlighted. George Washington and Abraham Lincoln will be honored and remembered on Presi …

LiveWELL: Know your Numbers

February 4, 2013 mhyh 1

28 Days [of] Heart Day 4 To my knowledge, cancer treatment has NEVER been included in the list of risk factors for heart disease, yet it is absolutely a risk factor for heart disease. Be it known that heart disease IS a potential late effect of some cancer treatments. Surviv …

LiveWELL: Know your Risk

February 2, 2013 mhyh 0

28 Days [of] Heart Day 2 Throughout these 28 Days [of] Heart, myHeart will focus our effort on the promoting heart health among adult survivors of childhood cancer News YOU can USE Risk Factors Heart Healthy Lifestyle: Making it Do-ABLE [in] REAL LIFE Images [and] Pictures of …