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Hello welcome to -- dog I'm Dr.
-- Cardiovascular disease kills 900000.
People in the United States each year.
-- to that shocking number.
And in honor of heart health month look I'm wearing red we have a special guest today actress Andie MacDowell.
Who is going to get us talking about cardiovascular health -- thank you so much for coming to the program.
And we're talking about something it and you campaign.
Thank you sort of spearheading now around the country which is -- Time to talk car -- tell me about this campaign because every year you know February comes around we talk about you know the -- women's heart issues and and that this is a little bit different.
-- it is about creating a real dialogue in the office.
And by that I mean it's about.
-- helping keep all.
To prepare for their visits when they go to see their caretakers.
Health care takers so that they make the most out of that that isn't.
And it's a wonderful website and you -- entity -- -- that -- be solved some of the media's that they -- that you actually took the path to the test.
And it's great because they've they've videos I learned a lot from.
Taking from watching these ideas about how I ate my experiences and how I feel that -- to a doctor and how to improve that and make it better experience.
I get intimidated by doctors might and the doctors I did it a go into this let it go in had a feeling to have X about -- -- -- schedules are so that they.
And I I can panic.
And this really can't help that problem in a multitude of other problems and teaching you how to be more proactive in your your experience with your doctors.
Now you know every year at different campaigns basically.
Because I agree with you I think I I -- the passes -- -- said before and I failed -- by the -- how to take at look at five videos.
In order to improve my communication skills which -- perfect to begin with but.
-- do you think is going to make a difference.
I think it is made it different the doctors that have visited the site are really happy with it because it helps them too because it if you have a limited amount of time.
And they want to serve their patients so it's really works for them but practitioners and for the patients are really urge people to get to it and and to use that website doesn't -- thing it's free and there's pamphlet that you can order online.
To also help you and that's a whole worksheet that you can get that can really help you on.
I know from myself one of the best -- if they had was when you finisher.
Appointment and you repeat.
Back to the doctor now this is what you -- and I I'm doing map and it just it changes how you -- you leaving you have that's and -- ailing.
Now what did they say it is alleviates all of that.
Now why and how did you get involved my mother died of heart attack when she was it victory which is really young and a high young it is now -- some if you want.
And I'll be 52 -- -- next you'll be 53 which is her -- age and I think the closer I got to her age is just I was starting to worry about what really wanted to understand.
What kind of help -- -- and it doesn't always you know just because -- look like you're great -- it doesn't really alleviate all the problems if you happen.
Heart history prop up the history of apart problems and -- which is what.
If you could do you think that you know because we talk about -- disease and as I said in the -- 900000 people -- half of them are women.
This is is still shocking to me but somehow that women do not realize that the leading cause of -- and this is hard to.
Right I think but they're starting to I think women are starting to understand that -- in that in our history it's also -- -- That man we're the ones that are always seen as the breadwinners there with a straight people that had so much stress in their life now there's more women working in the army and there's a lot more stress on -- and that is a big problem for heart.
Her -- -- and -- it's another thing that you can learn from this website is what you can do to be.
To change your -- Potential for heart problems what you need to do and you can set goals trees now.
You look extremely healthy and beautiful as always or fortunately -- my dad went to see my heart doctor and I did really well so give me some tips.
I exercise a lot and I get -- from a lot of even people that I -- say well you can afford to have.
Person -- personal trainer I don't just because they set that I don't have a person.
And I can't do it myself I -- ten issues out walk a lot attract the fine print that walk like you can't just walk like -- -- -- have to get -- it.
And that doesn't cost anything it's free and it's really good for stress to it helps alleviate shipment a lot of you -- went well but an -- I'm.
900 lines now what about diet aid especially our lives yes did it -- May have really the best ticket -- I can say it eat real -- It's really -- fuel but the most the majority of your -- is not some made up.
Chip or something that not even real -- that I -- if you can more real Fuji -- for real fruit no vegetables.
And -- -- organic meats and help you need some organic.
Okay let's get back to the campaign.
Who -- and where can they find more information about this -- I give it everything I love this website it's very good.
I took the tests I'm telling the doctors who watched this to -- take because.
Can't -- you know.
But what can they get more information.
-- to time to top cart dot com and -- that easy that's easy.
All right -- thank -- -- -- -- coming that you can wonderful.
That'd be have a health question wanna talk to me about email me here at fox about the many of foxnews.com.
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