Medical Misinformation | Part 3

Top 10 Myths About Heart Disease

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Dr. Aaron Hartman

April 22, 2024

Top 10 Myths About Heart Disease

    There is so much new research on heart health and how to mitigate our risk for heart disease. Unfortunately, I often hear dated information about heart disease, some of which have even been debunked. I’d like to shed light on the risk factors for heart disease to clear up some confusion.

    Heart Disease Myths


    In dispelling these common myths about heart disease, it’s important to recognize we a lot of agency. By understanding the true risks and modifying factors like diet, exercise, and stress management, you can significantly influence your heart health journey.

    I encourage you to take proactive steps toward a healthier heart by seeking comprehensive evaluations, focusing on nutrition, and not relying solely on medication or genetics. Your path to a healthier heart is not predetermined—it’s shaped by the choices you make every day.

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