suggested readings

The Simplified Handbook for Living With Heart Disease: And Other Chronic Diseases

Warren Selkow,

Donna Selkow

This comprehensive, doctor reviewed and approved book explains heart disease from a patient’s perspective.

Mayo Clinic Healthy Heart

for Life!

Mayo Clinic

The book is broken down into four sections and the whole goal of the book is to be action oriented and practical.

Prevent and Reverse Heart Disease: The Revolutionary, Scientifically Proven, Nutrition-Based Cure

Caldwell B. Esselstyn Jr.

A groundbreaking program backed by the irrefutable results from Dr. Esselstyn’s 20-year study proving changes in diet and nutrition can actually cure heart disease

What to Do When You Have

Heart Disease: A Handy Guide

to Living Well with Heart Disease

Sharon Masinelli Mcms Pa-C

This book explains heart disease and how to cope with this disease.

Success with Heart Failure:

Help and Hope for Those with Congestive Heart Failure

Marc Silver

Up-to-date information on available and forthcoming medical and surgical treatments. How attitude and emotion affect heart failure-and what you can do to stay positive. Tips for adopting a heart-healthy diet and lifestyle.

Hidden Causes of Heart Attack and Stroke: Inflammation, Cardiology's New Frontier

Christian Wilde

This book outlines in detail multiple strategies to detect, treat and prevent heart attacks and strokes that the reader will find easy to understand.

Free Heart Insight online magazine subscription

American Heart Association

A quarterly online magazine to help patients, their families and caregivers manage and prevent cardiovascular disease and related conditions.  Access Heart Insight online for free.

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Healthy and HeartWise

Magazine

Healthy & Heartwise is an Australian e-magazine which promotes preventative health care by encouraging readers to adopt a healthy lifestyle. The content is written by health professionals - nutritionists, dietitians, food experts, sports physiologists and medical professionals.

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Healthy Recipes for your Heart

The new Healthy Recipes for Your Heart Magazine Cookbook is the updated 2015 version. This copy features 33 recipes and even more full color photos.

It also comes with inspiration of why you should Go Red and how to get started on a healthy track. This cookbook shares healthy food choices and has a small guide to help you along the way.

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heart disease

The Mayo Clinic

More than 3,300 physicians, scientists and researchers from Mayo Clinic

share their expertise to empower you.

 

Subscribe to the Heart-Healthy Living e-newsletter, find information on

symptoms and treatment of heart disease. Search through a variety of expert

answers to frequently asked questions.

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

The national public health institute of the United States. Search through

fact sheets and handouts defining heart disease or listen to Podcasts on

heart health.

 

http://www.cdc.gov/heartdisease/materials_for_patients.htm

American Heart Association

Building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. Heart

disease tools and Resources.

 

Sign up for monthly E-Newsletters and free patient/caregiver magazines,

listen to podcasts, watch educational videos, test your knowledge on heart

disease quizzes and more.

National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute

The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) provides global

leadership for a research, training, and education program to promote the

prevention and treatment of heart, lung, and blood diseases and enhance

the health of all individuals so that they can live longer and more fulfilling

lives.

 

Review publications on high cholesterol, heart attacks, peripheral arterial

disease and much more.

Online Support Groups:

Mended Hearts:

Mended Hearts is a national and community-based non-profit organization

that has been offering the gift of hope to heart disease patients, their families

and caregivers.

 

Women Heart:

The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease is a nonprofit, patient

advocacy organization with thousands of members nationwide, including

women heart patients and their families, health care providers, advocates

and consumers committed to helping women live longer, healthier lives.

Magazines and Journals:

American Heart Association:

Free Heart Insight online magazine subscription

 

Healthy and HeartWise:

Healthy & Heartwise is an Australian e-magazine which promotes

preventative health care by encouraging readers to adopt a healthy lifestyle.

The content is written by health professionals - nutritionists, dietitians, food

experts, sports physiologists and medical professionals.

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