Health Tip: Will Cardiac Rehab Help?
-- If you've recently had a heart attack, coronary bypass, heart failure or heart transplant, your doctor may have recommended cardiac rehabilitation.
The American Council on Exercise mentions these potential benefits of a cardiac rehab program:
- Fewer cardiac symptoms.
- Improved cardiac function and fitness.
- Improved blood lipid levels.
- Less depression and anxiety.
- Reduced risk of re-hospitalization.
- Support from peers.
Posted: December 2012