may have lost your healthy self-image or the ability to do important things in your
life. Any major life change will bring feelings of loss. You may need to grieve.
and your family may need to work through a variety of emotions after your heart attack.
Keep in mind that doing so leads to a positive, constructive future. It also helps you
stick to a healthy lifestyle.
you are overwhelmed with feelings of grief or depression, seek help from a mental health
provider. Many support groups can help you live with heart disease. Attending a support
group may help you cope with grief or depression.