Archive for tag: Heart Disease

National Wear Red Day – February 1, 2019

22 January, 2019 (09:29) | Community | By: Jodie Ostmeyer

Million Hearts Initiative

16 July, 2013 (16:07) | Alerts, Health Advice | By: Zach Muhrer

Million Hearts™ is a national initiative to prevent 1 million heart attacks and strokes between 2011 and 2017.  The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) launched the initiative in an attempt to combine new and existing programs to improve health and aid in Americans living longer and more productive lives.  The Centers for Disease […]

February is Heart Health Month

13 February, 2012 (10:27) | Health Advice | By: Zach Muhrer

  Welcome to another February; the shortest month, the month of love, and heart disease awareness. Heart disease is one of the most deadly in the United States. In 2008, over 616,000 people died of heart disease. Heart disease caused almost 25% of deaths—almost one in every four—in the United States. Look at yourself and […]