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Heart Disease


  1. Angioplasty for Heart Disease (02:18)
    Learn how angioplasty opens narrowed or blocked arteries to help you avoid a heart attack.
  2. Arrhythmia: Living With a Pacemaker (02:19)
    Learn how to adjust to life with a pacemaker and have an active, healthy life.
  3. Arrhythmia: What Is an ICD? (01:56)
    Learn how an ICD works and how it can help your heart.
  4. Being Active With Heart Disease (01:27)
    Learn how regular exercise can help your heart get stronger and healthier.
  5. Bypass Surgery for Heart Disease (01:55)
    Learn what bypass surgery does for your heart and what will happen during surgery.
  6. Heart Disease and Depression (01:14)
    Learn how keeping your mood healthy can also help keep your heart healthy.
  7. Heart Disease: Commit to Making an Exercise Plan (02:39)
    Picture an exercise plan you would enjoy, and commit to taking small steps to get there.
  8. Heart Disease: Every Step Matters (01:46)
    Learn how heart disease affects you and how to help prevent a heart attack.
  1. Heart Disease: Moving Forward (02:12)
    See how a diagnosis of heart disease inspired others to care for their heart.
  2. Heart Disease: Women Are at Risk Too (01:01)
    Learn why it's important to know your risk for heart disease if you're a woman.
  3. Heart Problems: What Is Cardiac Rehab? (02:00)
    Learn how cardiac rehab works and how it can help you get stronger and feel better.
  4. Heart-Healthy Diet (01:52)
    Learn how to start eating foods that are good for your heart.
  5. Pacemaker Placement (01:36)
    See what you can expect and how to prepare for getting a pacemaker.
  6. Preventing Heart Disease (02:00)
    Learn how a heart-healthy lifestyle can lower your risk for heart disease.
  7. Preventing Heart Disease in Women: First Steps (02:06)
    See how three women found ways to fit heart-healthy habits into their busy lives.
  8. What Is Atrial Fibrillation? (01:46)
    Find out what atrial fibrillation is and how it's treated.

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