Your retirement vision may include thoughts of spending time with friends and family, traveling or volunteering. But have you thought about what your health will look like while you enjoy that time?
Huey Lewis was right: The power of love is a curious thing, and it might just save your life. Or at least make it longer and healthier.
This guest blog post is by Michelle Emebo, a Real Woman spokesperson for the AHA’s Go Red for Women movement.
At a scheduled doctor’s appointment in my third trimester of pregnancy, my blood pressure was much higher than usual. My doctor asked me to take my blood pressure every day and call the office if the reading got any higher. At my follow-up appointment the next week, my blood pressure was still high. I knew it could lead to more serious complications not only for me but for my unborn daughter.
For the health of all Americans