Monthly Archives: February 2019

  • We’ve heard it all before, the US is one of the least healthy countries in the developed world. According to a 2016 report from the Commonwealth Fund, Americans ranked last against citizens of 10 other wealthy countries in terms of emotional distress, inability to pay for care, and missed medical appointments – but how are we doing when it comes to our heart health? [...]

  • Will you be celebrating Valentine's Day this weekend? You may be tempted to go all out on a Valentine’s day meal. Maybe even indulge in lots of chocolate too. However, if you already do this quite often, it can put you at a higher risk of suffering from heart disease. [...]

  • Did you know that 610,000 people die of heart disease in the USA every year? Reports from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show that heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women and contributes to 1 in every 4 deaths. [...]

  • Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States. Every year, 1 in 4 deaths are caused by heart disease. [...]