Presence Health

If two of more of the items below apply to you, see your physician to learn what you can do to lower your stroke risk.

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  • Age
    You are a man over age 45 or a woman over age 55
  • Family History
    Your father or brother had a heart attack before age 55 or mother or sister had one before 65
  • Medical History
    You have coronary artery disease, or you have had a heart attack
    You have had a stroke
    You have an abnormal heartbeat
  • Tobacco Smoke
    You smoke, live or work with people who smoke every day
  • Cholesterol
    Your total cholesterol level is 200 or higher
    Your HDL (good) cholesterol is under 40 if you're a man or under 50 if you are a woman
    You don't know your total cholesterol or HDL levels
  • Blood Pressure
    Your blood pressure is 140/90 or higher, or you've been told your blood pressure is too high
    You don't know what your blood pressure is
  • Physical Inactivity
    You don't get at least 30 minutes of physical activity on most days of the week
  • Excess Body Weight
    You are 20 pounds or more overweight
  • Diabetes
    You have diabetes or take medicine to control your blood sugar