Portland Cardiologist Launches Heart Attack Prevention AppOctober 11, 2016
Portland, Oregon – Semler HealthPerks, Inc. (SHP) is proud to announce the release of Semler Heart 1.0 for iOS devices, the first interactive app that deals directly with preventing heart disease; the #1 cause of death in this country. Semler HealthPerks Founder and CEO, Dr. Herb Semler, M.D., M.S., F.A.C.C, F.A.H.A., developed this easy to use application to educate and motivate users to increase their physical activity. This interactive three-tiered app, records steps, reward users with points at a soon to be announced national retail chain and offers numerous tips and insightful information for the user on how to prevent heart attacks.
According to the American Heart Association over 800,000 heart attacks occur in the U.S. every year. However, 80% of heart attacks can be prevented by healthy lifestyle choices. The Semler Heart App is based on the “Seven Pillars” of heart healthy living:
* Stop smoking
* Control high blood pressure
* Control diabetes
* Control cholesterol
* Increase physical activity
* Follow a heart healthy diet
* Avoid obesity
Dr. Herb Semler is a respected and internationally known cardiologist and inventor and holds multiple patents for cardiology products. He has spent his entire medical career counseling thousands of patients on the importance of preventing heart disease.
* iPhone and iPod touch
* Requires iOS 9.0 or later
* 16.9 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Semler Heart 1.0 is Free and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Health & Fitness category. For more information, please contact Jim Whittemore.
Based in Portland, Oregon, Semler HealthPerks was founded in 2014 upon decades of experience providing the highest level of cardiovascular care to patients. SHP is a preventative health care company committed to making a difference in the lives of people by providing opportunities to improve their health through day to day lifestyle choices. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2016 Semler HealthPerks, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.