A Message From the Heart

Marlene Schuelke hesitated to listen to her heart when it tried to tell her it was in danger. She wants other women who experience heart condition symptoms to take them seriously. Listen to Marlene's story below or read it here

Do You Know Your Numbers?

Heart disease is the number one killer of men and women. And, it doesn't discriminate. It's important to know your risk and that includes your cholesterol, blood pressure, BMI and height to waist ratio. Visit HRMC's health library to calculate your risks.

Hear Todd Evans' story about the importance of screening in this podcast. Todd had a screening at the SD State Fair that diagnosed two life-threatening blockages in his arteries.

More information about American Heart month and how to recognize the reduce risk factors for heart disease is available online at www.americanheart.org or by calling 1-800-AHA-USA1.

Todd Evans