Exercise and Heart Disease

Posted on February 21, 2018

Exercise after a heart disease diagnosis can be difficult, but exercise can also help you improve mobility, lose weight, and reduce arterial plaques. Exercise can be challenging as an older adult, especially after surgery. Finding the motivation to exercise when you have heart disease is best done alongside others with heart disease who understand the obstacles and rewards.

On MyHeartDiseaseTeam, the social network and online support group for those living with heart disease, members talk about a range of personal experiences and struggles. Exercise is one of the top 10 topics most discussed.

Here are a few question-and-answer threads about exercise:

Here are conversations that have taken place about exercise:

Have another topic you'd like to discuss or explore? Go to MyHeartDiseaseTeam today and start the conversation. You'll be surprised just how many others may share similar stories.

Feel free to ask a question here.

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A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

That’s the way to start. When I started l walked driveway to driveway. I live in the country so driveways are not close. I tried to add a new driveway… read more

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