Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the United States. Every year, 1 in 4 deaths are caused by heart disease.
The good news? Heart disease can often be prevented when people make healthy choices and manage their health conditions. Communities, health professionals, and families can work together to create opportunities for people to make healthier choices.
Make a difference in your community: Spread the word about strategies for preventing heart disease and encourage people to live heart healthy lives.How can American Heart Month make a difference?
We can use this month to raise awareness about heart disease and how people can prevent it — both at home and in the community.
Here are just a few ideas:
We've made it easier for you to make a difference. This toolkit is full of ideas to help you take action today. For example:
Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services
8301 Roosevelt Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19152
Phone: (215) 624-6038