Failing Heart Prevention
Prevention is the key to managing the risk for congestive heart failure. Diabetes, high blood pressure and elevated cholesterol contribute to the development of congestive heart failure. These illnesses must be well-managed, in order to minimize this contribution.
Lifestyle choices that help to prevent congestive heart failure include:
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