Video: A Quick Guide to Protecting Your Heart

Here’s a startling fact: Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in America, according to the American Heart Association.

So how can you recognize the signs of heart disease, and what can you do to protect your heart? ProMedica HealthConnect correspondent Chrys Peterson talks with ProMedica Cardiologist Gopinath Upamaka, MD, about when you might want to see a doctor, and what you can do to keep your heart healthy in this introduction video to protecting your heart.

Throughout February, which honors Heart Month, we’ll be sharing seven additional videos in a series that showcases ways to reduce your risk of heart disease by 70%. Stay tuned!