How well do you know heart disease? Perhaps you know someone who’s suffered a heart attack or have heard of what a pacemaker does. Perhaps you know that heart disease is one of the leading killers of both men and women not only in America, but also in the world. But perhaps you have not considered yourself as someone who might suffer or has already begun to suffer the early signs of heart disease, which begs the question: How well do you know your heart?
In Silent Killers: What You Need to Know About Your Heart, cardiologist and author Dr. Michael T. Morris uses his experience and expertise in cardiac and vascular complications to bring you an accessible, straight-forward, and much needed guide to truly understanding and taking care of your heart. His stance is simple: Why treat what you can prevent? By breaking down anatomical and diagnostic concepts in layman’s terms, he readies readers about many of the risks and warning signs that, without recognition, may become silent killers. In addition, he provides tips and information on how to make more informed and healthier daily choices that protects the heart and, most importantly, your life.