Are you at risk for heart disease? One of the most common reasons patients come to see me is because they are concerned about their risk for heart disease, typically because of concern for a family history or risk factors for heart disease. The problem is that it’s not always easy to tell someone’s risk. While some are clearly at high risk, others can appear to be the picture of health and yet be prone to heart disease. This video tells a patient’s story that shows some of the challenges of determining future risk and strategies on how to determine your risk for heart disease.
*Originally posted onto YouTube at the following link: https://youtu.be/UTPDQogAe8s