Manage episode 321461678 series 3302219
Congestive heart failure (“CHF”) strikes 500,000 people over 65 each year, and it happens more in women than men.
Michael and Steve explain what CHF is and what causes it. What’s an ejection fraction? They cover that, too.
What are the signs and symptoms of heart failure? Some can be mistaken for common occurrences, so learn how to tell the difference. Notably, it’s essential that if someone has three or more of the symptoms mentioned during the show, they should get to a medical doctor immediately.
Going deeper, have you ever wondered why the heart is the symbol for love and emotions? Discover how the state of your emotions may affect the state of your physical heart.
Plus, Michael and Steve give you plenty of nutritional information to support a healthy heart.