Physical therapy can be used as a preventative measure against risk factors for heart disease. It can also be used to build up cardiovascular health after a person has had cardiac surgery. The goal is to build the patient's endurance to promote independent functioning, or performing daily activities.
Agent Orange has been a hot topic here on the HealthCentral Heart Disease site for the past couple years. One participant writes: "I was wondering if anyone knew anything about the Agent Orange contributing to heart disease. " So, let's discuss the link between Agent Orange and heart disease. What is Agent Orange? Agent Orange…