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Health Tools help you make wise health decisions or take action to improve your health.


Decision Points focus on key medical care decisions that are important to many health problems.

Advance Care Planning: Should I Stop Treatment That Prolongs My Life?Aspirin: Should I Take Daily Aspirin to Prevent a Heart Attack or Stroke?Heart Disease: Should I Have an Angiogram?Heart Disease: Should I Have Angioplasty for Stable Angina?Heart Disease: Should I Have Bypass Surgery?High Blood Pressure: Should I Take Medicine?Statins: Should I Take Them?

Actionsets are designed to help people take an active role in managing a health condition.

Blood Thinners Other Than Warfarin: Taking Them SafelyHealthy Eating: Eating Heart-Healthy FoodsHeart Disease: Exercising for a Healthy HeartHeart Disease: Walking for a Healthy Heart

Interactive tools are designed to help people determine health risks, ideal weight, target heart rate, and more.

Interactive Tool: Are You Depressed?Interactive Tool: Are You Ready to Quit Smoking?

    This information is produced and provided by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The information in this topic may have changed since it was written. For the most current information, contact the National Cancer Institute via the Internet web site at http:// cancer .gov or call 1-800-4-CANCER.

    WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise

    Last Updated: March 12, 2014
    This information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor. Healthwise disclaims any liability for the decisions you make based on this information.
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