Piedmont Health Portal
Piedmont Health Library
Your Complete Guide to Being Well and Staying Healthy

Welcome to our Health Library, your single source for a wide range of expert health and wellness topics. At Piedmont, we believe it’s always time to get better, so this resource will allow you to search in-depth information on illness and diseases including symptoms, diagnoses and treatments.   Plus, get access to tips and up-to-date Health News to help you and your family stay well. You can even connect with Piedmont doctors and services that can help you along the way. The information – and the experts – you need, all in one place to get better and stay healthy.

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Fatty Acids and Heart Health

Consuming 1 gram of the fatty acids EPA and DHA every day can keep the heart from lapsing into erratic rhythms, says the American Heart Association. This will make blood clots less likely to form and lower blood levels of triglycerides. You can get the fatty acids from eating plenty of fish or by taking fish oil supplements.