Heart and Cardiovascular Health

Heart Health and Diet

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in America. Many of these deaths and risk factors are preventable, and food choices have a big impact on your heart's health, even if you have other risk factors.

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in America. A healthy lifestyle and eating plan can lower your risk for heart disease and may prevent current heart disease from worsening. Learn more about a heart health and diet.

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