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  • 41. Men Breakfast is important for your heart original article page for simple science
  • 42. My Heart. My Life. - North State The American Heart Association?s My Heart. My Life. is a comprehensive new health, wellness and fitness platform to empower Americans to get healthier. A key goal of My Heart. My Life. is to increase the number of people who understand the link between their health and their risk of heart disease and stroke. It?s an important component of the American Heart Association?s overarching goal: to improve the cardiovascular health of all Americans by 20 percent and to reduce deaths from cardiovascular disease and stroke by 20 percent by the year 2020
  • 43. Youth Market 2013-14 Registration Form Register your school to participate in a Jump Rope For Heart or Hoops For Heart program for the 2013-14 year.
  • 44. The Heart and Stroke Encyclopedia The American Heart Association provides this heart and stroke encyclopedia. Search any term relating to cardiovascular health to learn more.
  • 45. Learning Library and Research OSO Landing Page: Research & Learning Library
  • 46. Cardiac Catheterization The American Heart Association explains that cardiac catheterization (cardiac cath or heart cath) is a procedure to examine how well your heart is working.
  • 47. Handbags Helping Hearts Get your girlfriends together and bid on handbags at our 3rd annual American Heart Association Handbags Helping Hearts event--a girls' night out to fight heart disease and stroke.
  • 48. Heart Valve Terms and Related Conditions As you prepare for heart valve testing for a complete diagnosis, here are some terms and related conditions you may find helpful
  • 49. New test could mean shorter hospital stay for women original article page for simple science
  • 50. Cultural habits put Latinos at high risk for heart disease and stroke Cultural habits can be hazardous to your health, according to Lucas Restrepo, M.D., Ph.D. ?Some behaviors put Latinos at high risk for heart disease and stroke,? he emphasizes. ?Our foods are delicious but often times have a high content of fat and salt...


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