Cornerstone Private Practice is there for me and my family… and that to me is not just insurance, it’s assurance.

Warning Signs

It is vitally important to understand the true causes of heart attacks and strokes. As a member of this practice, you will become very well informed in this regard.

It is also important to know that there are many diseases and problems that have been associated with vascular disease and that can serve as warning signs that tell us to take a closer look.  Many people know that smoking, diabetes, high blood pressure, and obesity increase our risk for heart attacks or strokes.  But did you know that certain kinds of arthritis have been associated with heart disease?  Take a look at this list to see a longer (but still partial) list of associated problems:

If any of these warning signs apply to you, we invite you to learn more about our practice. The great new is that heart attacks and strokes can be prevented. You just have to proactively identify and manage your risks, and that’s a big part of what we help our patients do.