Benefits of Moderate-Intensity Exercise For Young People With Heart Disease

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCH) is one of the most common causes of sudden cardiac death in young people and a diagnosis with the condition can push patients into sedentary lifestyles. Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy is the most common genetic cardiovascular disease that affects the muscles of the heart causing thickening. The thickening or enlargement occurs mostly on one side of the heart, primarily the left ventricle.

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