Medication and Lifestyle

Many types of heart conditions can be prevented or treated through lifestyle changes and medication. Below are some of the steps you can take to prevent or treat conditions of the heart:

  • Limit alcohol
  • Stop or quit smoking or using tobacco products
  • Lower stress
  • Exercise daily
  • Eat a healthy diet
  • Maintain healthy weight
  • Reduce blood cholesterol
  • Lower high blood pressure

For more information on heart disease or treatment, call the Heart Center at Christian Hospital at 314.747.9355 or toll-free at 877.747.9355 or email us