Love Your Heart Week 2011

Posted on 2/3/2011 10:05:44 AM

Did you know . . . ? Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States.

In the United States, someone has a heart attack every 34 seconds. Each minute, someone in the United States dies from a heart disease-related event.

Although heart disease is sometimes thought of as a “man disease,” around the same number of women and men die each year of heart disease in the United States.

For more information, free blood pressure testing, and free buttons, stop by our table in the library.

  • Wednesday and Thursday
  • February 16 and 17
  • 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Sponsored by Health AWAREness and the Center for Health and Well-Being.