February is Heart Health Awareness Month, a time to focus on the most vital organ in our bodies. At Liberty Doctors heart health is always one of the cornerstones of your healthcare gameplan.

Understanding the Heart:

The heart is a remarkable organ that tirelessly pumps blood, delivering oxygen and nutrients throughout the body. Taking care of your heart is crucial for a long and healthy life. Unfortunately, heart-related issues are prevalent, making it essential to prioritize preventive measures.

Tips for a Healthy Heart:

  1. Balanced Diet: A heart-healthy diet includes plenty of fruits, vegetables, whole grains, lean proteins and healthy fats. Limiting saturated and trans fats, as well as reducing sodium intake, can contribute to better heart health.
  2. Regular Exercise: Aim for at least 150 minutes of moderate-intensity exercise per week, such as brisk walking or cycling. Find activities you enjoy to make staying active a sustainable part of your routine.
  3. Stress Management: Chronic stress can negatively impact your heart. Practice stress-reducing techniques such as mindfulness, meditation, or yoga to keep stress levels in check.
  4. Regular Check-ups: Routine check-ups and screenings can help detect potential heart issues early on. Consult with your Liberty Doctors provider to determine the most appropriate screenings based on your risk factors and medical history. These screenings may include blood pressure measurements, cholesterol tests, and assessments for diabetes. Detecting issues early allows for proactive management and can significantly improve outcomes.


Let’s prioritize our heart!  Small lifestyle changes can have a significant impact on our cardiovascular well-being.

At Liberty Doctors, we are committed to supporting you on your journey to better overall health. Our providers are here to assess your needs, answer your questions, and offer the latest information on heart health advancements. If you have any specific concerns about your health, please contact us.