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  • Ask your doctor how you can best live a healthy life with your heart condition.
  • Cardiac rehabilitation clinics are offered widely across Australia and can help you to adjust to life with coronary heart disease.
  • Medication can help your recovery and can also reduce the risk of a serious heart event such as a heart attack.
  • Healthy eating and physical activity are an important part of living well with a heart condition.
  • Quitting smoking and avoiding second-hand smoke is important for a healthy life and to reduce your risk of a heart attack.

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Reviewed on: 21-08-2020