According to the most recent Canadian Cardiology Society guidelines, the following people should be assessed for cardiovascular risk factors.
All men and women over 40, as well as people of all ages meeting the following criteria:
*In men < 55 and in women < 65, first generation.
It can’t be said often enough, but prevention is always the best option. Whether your health seems to be in good shape or your existing conditions are under control, such an assessment is a key step in preventing a possible cardiovascular event.
Your personalized cardiovascular profile includes information valuable to you, to your physician and to the advancement of research: non-modifiable factors such as your family's medical history, factors that can be controlled by adjusting your lifestyle, and the results of biochemical analysis of a wide range of relevant indicators.
Were you aware that in Canada, nine out of ten people have at least one risk factor for heart disease and stroke?
Unhealthy diet, smoking, a sedentary lifestyle, being overweight, high blood pressure, diabetes and stress are just some of those indicators.
Despite the progress made, heart disease and stroke remain two of the principal causes of death and hospitalization..
The HUMA+ Clinic is devoted to making your life easier with a fast and friendly assessment procedure.
After getting a referral from a health-care professional, contact us for an appointment.
At the agreed time, a nurse will greet you and perform the following measures:
Further to compilation of results and their analysis by highly qualified personnel, a final report will be forwarded to your physician, who will thus be in a position to make appropriate recommendations.