American Heart Month – Cholesterol Basics

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It’s February, and that means it’s American Heart Month. Due to its severity, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) set this year’s focus on blood cholesterol. According to the numbers from the American Heart Association, as cited by the CDC, almost 1 out of every 3 American adults have high blood cholesterol. This…

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February: American Heart Month

It’s halfway through February, so it’s time to talk about American Heart Month. Here are some basic facts about heart disease that everyone—at every age—should know. What is heart disease? Cardiovascular disease—the main form of heart disease—is any disorder involving the heart or blood vessels. People with this form of heart disease have narrowing arteries…

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