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'The Business of Health Care Report'

A Healthy Heart Starts with the Heart Health Profiler

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I’m Doug Hawthorne, CEO of Texas Health Resources, with “The Business of Health Care Report.”

February is American Heart Month. This is a great time to consider the health of your heart.

Did you know your heart has its own age? It can be different from your actual age. Knowing your heart age can help you understand your risk for heart disease.

That’s why Texas Health Resources implemented a Heart Health Profiler. In just 10 minutes this online tool can help you calculate your heart age. It can also help determine factors that put you at risk for heart disease and offer tips on how to reduce those risks. I’ve taken this free assessment and urge you to do the same. Visit to take the evaluation. If you are at risk, we can help you schedule an appointment with a Texas Health-affiliated physician.

The Heart Health Profiler is part of our comprehensive heart and vascular care, from prevention and diagnosis to treatment and rehabilitation.

Texas Health is also honored to work with the American Heart Association to sponsor Go Red for Women in North Texas. This dynamic campaign educates women on heart disease, which is their greatest health threat.

Remember, a healthy heart can start at

For our faith-based family of hospitals — Texas Health Presbyterian, Texas Health Harris Methodist and Texas Health Arlington Memorial — I’m Doug Hawthorne.

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