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Managing Other Risk Factors

Managing High Blood Pressure
Like high cholesterol, having high blood pressure makes heart disease more likely. Protect your health and your heart by taking steps to keep it under control.
Managing Stress
Too much stress is hard on your body and can harm your health. Learn ways to help keep stress in check.
Managing Your Weight
Carrying extra body weight can affect your health and how you feel. It is also hard on your heart. Get tips for getting extra weight off and keeping it off.
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Did You Know?

Your primary care team is a great source of information on weight management. They can help you determine how much excess weight you are carrying and reasonable weight loss goals.  They can also talk with you about options to support you in this process.

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