Heart failure is on the rise. With more than eight million people living with the condition, heart failure is expected to increase 46 percent by the year 2030. But there is hope for those living with heart disease. They can still enjoy life with proper lifestyle changes, careful monitoring, and if needed, medical or surgical treatment. Dr. Nassir Azimi, cardiologist with Sharp Grossmont Hospital, joins our Laura Cavanaugh to discuss risk factors and strategies to help you live a longer, healthier life.
To learn more about advanced heart care at Sharp Grossmont Hospital's Burr Heart and Vascular Center, visit sharp.com/grossmontheart or call 1-800-82-SHARP.