There are screening tests that can show us signs of disease before symptoms present. Knowing your numbers (test/screening results) empowers you to become a true partner in your healthcare and can help motivate you to take ownership. The good news is all health insurance will cover preventive services like screening tests at no cost to you. Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the U.S. The concern comes down to inflammatory burden on the body caused by high blood pressure, high blood sugar and stress.
Dr. Bousader-Armstrong “High Blood Pressure”
Dr. Nathalie Bousader Armstrong of Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center explains the dangers of high blood pressure and the importance of knowing your numbers. Hypertension can lead to cardiovascular disease. Early detection results in better treatment or prevention.
Dr. Bousader-Armstrong “Target-Diabetes”
Dr. Nathalie Bousader Armstrong of Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center explains the dangers of type 2 diabetes and the importance of screening and prevention. There is a strong correlation between cardiovascular disease and diabetes. Diabetes remains the 7th leading cause of death in the United States. Early detection results in better treatment or prevention.