A recent National Medical Association survey found that nearly 30percent of African-American heart attack survivors are hitting the snooze button and falling back into unhealthy lifestyles, including poor exercise and eating habits. To stay heart healthy—and prevent a second attack—talk to your doctor about how treatment options, exercise regimens and diet changes can toughen your ticker. To learn more, contact the American Heart Association at 800.242.8721 or americanheart.org.
Rebound the Right Way
May 27, 2008 • By James Wortman