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Fall in Love with Heart Health During American Heart Month

Fall in Love with Heart Health During American Heart Month

February is American Heart Month and as a leading voice on improving the nation's health, the North Suburban YMCA urges those in our local communities to take steps to make sure they are heart healthy so they can lead longer, healthier lives. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), heart disease is the nation's number one killer, responsible for one in four deaths each year in the United States. The Y offers community-based healthy living and chronic disease prevention initiatives that support people in changing their lifestyles, encourage organizations and communities to adopt behaviors that promote healthy living, and promote the public's...

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