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COVID-19 Info for People with Heart Disease

Posted by Heart Hugger on Oct 13, 2020 8:03:43 AM


wearing a mask to protect against covid-19

The pandemic has caused plenty of concern for individuals with underlying illnesses, especially individuals who suffer from heart disease and have a higher risk. In recent studies, it's been revealed that the strength and health of one's heart plays a large role in their body's ability to fight COVID-19.

One study out of Wuhan, China, revealed that 27.8 percent of hospitalized COVID-19 patients suffered heart damage. Additional research has popped up from Europe and the United States that reinforces this connection. Let's look at what that means for patients.

How Can Hospitals Improve Patient Safety During COVID?

Posted by Heart Hugger on Sep 18, 2020 7:34:25 AM


Nurse and senior patient going in hospital examination room from waiting area. Wearing mask against coronavirus

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted everyone. There are countless hospitals that are struggling to handle the demand for their services on both the outpatient and inpatient side. As a result, it is important to prioritize both hospital safety and patient safety during this time. With this in mind, there are a few steps that all healthcare professionals within hospitals should be taken to ensure that their patients, staff, and visitors are safe from harm.

Improve Heart Health For A Greater Quality of Life

Posted by Heart Hugger on Apr 24, 2020 12:00:00 AM



Protecting your heart and staying healthy should be a priority for everyone. Why? Because heart disease is the leading cause of death in men and women across the United States. That's a heavy reality and is not one that should be taken lightly. But the good news is that it's actually much easier to live a heart-healthy lifestyle than you might think!

Your Guide to a Heart-Healthy Diet

Posted by Heart Hugger on Mar 6, 2020 7:59:13 AM


Selection of healthy food for heart, life concept

As a living and breathing soul in today's world, it's essential to ensure your heart is in complete harmony with your daily life. Having a healthy heart is the epitome of conducting activities, working and being productive, and your relationships. If there's any one reason to wake up and love the life you're living, it is having a healthy heart.

Tips to Help You Sleep After Heart Surgery

Posted by Heart Hugger on Feb 11, 2020 12:15:00 PM

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sleeping after heart surgery

It is quite common for patients to complain of having trouble sleeping after heart surgery. It can mean added stress during recovery, as patients are tired and want sleep, and because most recognize how vital sleep is to the recovery process

Let's take a look at some of the factors that affect post-surgery sleep patterns as well as tips to help you sleep better.