Heart Health

About This Health Centre

Heart disease and stroke are the leading causes of death among Canadians - and many people don't know they're at risk. But it's not hard to stay healthy and fit if you know what to do. Learn about how to stay healthy, recognize risk factors, and understand and deal with cardiovascular problems when they occur. For additional health information, please talk to your Costco Pharmacist.

Heart Health

Heart Disease: Lowering Your Risk

Having high cholesterol puts you at an increased risk of experiencing heart problems. Find out more about heart disease risk factors and what you can do to lower your risk, such as taking medication and meeting your treatment targets.

Multiple risk factors for heart disease

Knowing your personal risk for heart disease is the first step in prevention. Find out what may be putting you at risk. more...

How cholesterol medications can help

There are many medications available today that can lower your cholesterol levels. Learn more about the benefits of lowering your cholesterol and how cholesterol-lowering medications can help. more...

Staying on your cholesterol medication

High cholesterol is a silent disease. It won't make you feel or look sick. Find out why it's so important to keep taking your cholesterol medication. more...

Reaching your cholesterol targets

Do you know your cholesterol targets? Find out what you need to know about cholesterol targets and ratios. more...


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