Monday Health Minute | Published February 4, 2019

February is American Heart Month

February is American Heart Month

  • Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women.
  • Approximately 800,000 people die from heart disease in the U.S. each year.
  • Every year, approximately 720,000 Americans have a heart attack.
  • Prevent and control heart disease by partnering with a trusted healthcare provider.
  • Maintain a healthy weight, eat a healthy diet, and exercise regularly.
  • To learn more about cardiology services at Mount Nittany Health, visit mountnittany.org/cardiology.

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