Travel Tips for Heart Disease Patients?

  1. Shil1978 profile image92
    Shil1978posted 6 years ago

    Travel Tips for Heart Disease Patients?

  2. Catzgendron profile image72
    Catzgendronposted 6 years ago

    Tips for maintaining a healthy heart. read more

  3. tarajeyaram profile image61
    tarajeyaramposted 6 years ago

    Patients with heart disease would have to be very careful when travelling.  Here are number of things that you can do to prepare for your trip.
    - short stays are better than longer trips
    -talk to your family doctor and cardiologist before booking your ticket
    -Make sure you have your prescriptions
    -get travel insurance
    -talk to your travel agent and the hotel where you are staying
    -eat like you are at home - don't take anything for granted
    -don't eat salt foods
    -make sure you take your pills regularly
    -find out if there is a hospital near by to your vacation place - always good to know
    -don't do activities that are not compatible with your heart. 
    -take extra precaution when you are on trips
    -know your heart conditions - don't ignore it while on your trip.