Cardiovascular disease

Cardiovascular disease affects the heart and blood circulation and includes health problems like high blood pressure and high cholesterol.

High blood pressure

Blood pressure refers to the pressure of the blood on the artery walls. High blood pressure (or “hypertension”) is when the blood puts too much pressure on the artery

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Cholesterol

Visit this page for more information on cholesterol workshops and support groups:  

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Stroke

Signs of stroke
Signs of stroke

Stroke is a medical emergency.

If you experience any of these signs, call 9-1-1. Do not drive to the hospital. An ambulance will get you to the best hospital for stroke care.