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What are some tips for addressing emotions for those with heart failure?

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Here are some tips to help you deal with emotional blues:

  • Get dressed every day.
  • Get out and walk every day.
  • Keep up with activities or hobbies you enjoy.
  • Share your feelings with your spouse, a friend, or clergy.
  • Get a good night's sleep.
  • Follow your treatment plan.
  • Set and follow a realistic daily schedule.

From: Living With Heart Failure WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

American Heart Association: "Heart Failure" and "How can I Live With Heart Failure?"

Heart Failure Society of America: "Learn More About Heart Failure."

 

Reviewed by Suzanne R. Steinbaum on January 23, 2017

SOURCES:

American Heart Association: "Heart Failure" and "How can I Live With Heart Failure?"

Heart Failure Society of America: "Learn More About Heart Failure."

 

Reviewed by Suzanne R. Steinbaum on January 23, 2017

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