Why Consider a Cardiac Rehabilitation Programme?
Heart disease is one of the leading causes for hospitalisation and death all over the world and accounts for nearly one out of three deaths in Singapore. If you or your loved ones have had a heart attack, heart bypass surgery, or a procedure to open blocked arteries, your cardiologist may have recommended a cardiac rehabilitation programme. You must be wondering, should I seek expert medical help? Or can I
Cardiac Rehabilitation: How to Resume Exercising after a Heart Attack
Acute Myocardial Infarction or AMI (also known as heart attack) is a life-threatening medical condition that occurs when the blood supply to the heart muscle is suddenly cut off. This can happen due to a buildup of plaque (a substance mostly made of fat, cholesterol, and cellular waste products) in the arteries, or due to a blood clot that forms in one of the arteries. According to the Singapore Myocardial