Heart Health After Age 50

It is good to have a cardiac exam after you’ve turned 50 and here’s what you want to know

Steven Nissen, MD

By: Steven Nissen, MD

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Many like to have a cardiac exam in their 50s and beyond. You will want to know your cholesterol levels and blood pressure. If you are otherwise healthy, it is not a good idea to do a stress test. Here’s why.

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