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Living with Angina
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Living with angina

Management of angina requires a multi-level approach:

Dietary modifications

There are a number of dietary modifications that can be incorporated to reduce the impact of an unhealthy diet on the heart:


Lifestyle modifications

There are a number of lifestyle changes that should be maintained in order to help reduce risk of further damage to the heart and coronary arteries:


People with angina, especially if it is unstable or variant, need to monitor their symptoms and take medications as advised.

Medication is really important for underlying heart disease, as it can help to reduce some risk of having a heart attack, but diet and lifestyle need to be modified too, in order to significantly reduce the risk.


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  Last reviewed: 24 August 2007 || Last updated: 6 January 2009


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Disclaimer: This guide is not intended to be used for diagnostic or prescriptive purposes. For any treatment or diagnosis of illness, please see your doctor.


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