Ben moved to New Zealand in 1997 and is graduating from the University of Otago in 2006.
Cardiovascular disease is a term for conditions affecting the heart and blood vessels such as heart attacks, heart failure, high blood pressure, stroke. Cardiovascular disease accounts for 30% of all death in NZ every year.
At We Care Health, we offer:
- Risk calculation – we can calculate your overall cardiovascular risk (over the next 5-10 years) looking at your family history, lifestyle, blood pressure, cholesterol level, diabetes, weight.
- Risk modification strategy – lifestyle advice, blood pressure/cholesterol reduction, weight management.
- Chest pain assessment- blood test, chest X-rays, ECGs.