According to a recent study, many Americans’ hearts show wear and tear far beyond their years. In fact, tools developed by cardiologists to measure “heart age” have shown that the organ might be performing on par with someone decades older. Heart age is a measure of the heart’s function relative to the patient’s actual age, more »
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By Jefferson Staff on Thursday, November 16th, 2017 in Heart and Vascular.
For millions of Americans struggling with slightly elevated blood pressure, a new set of guidelines released by the American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology this week should serve as a call to action.