Heart, circulation, blood vessels

Our heart is the engine of our body. It tirelessly pumps blood to all parts of the body, thus keeping us in life. Diseases that affect the cardiovascular system often have serious consequences. Worse, they are among the leading causes of death, especially in the western world. Environmental factors, unhealthy diet, stress and other psychological stress can lead to diseases of the heart, circulation and blood vessels. The consequences are devastating. Atherosclerosis, myocardial infarction, pulmonary hypertension, high blood pressure, and strokes threaten life.