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Living with your heart condition

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Information and support can help you learn to take control of your health

Heart conditions affect the lives of thousands of people in Scotland. Living with a heart condition can be exhausting and distressing – both for you and your family. However, there are lots of things that you can do to make day-to-day life easier and improve your quality of life.

This section aims to help provide you with:

  • Practical information about day-to-day living with a heart condition
  • Things you can do to look after yourself and control your symptoms
  • Things you can do to prevent further heart disease
  • Coping mechanisms to help you get the most out of life