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Million Hearts - Consequences & Costs - About Heart Disease & Stroke

Million Hearts - Consequences & Costs - About Heart Disease & Stroke | Heart Disease | Scoop.it
Information about the costs and consequences of heart attacks and strokes in the U.S.
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$312.6 billion annually!!

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6 Steps to Heart-Healthy Eating - Heart Health Center - Everyday Health

6 Steps to Heart-Healthy Eating - Heart Health Center - Everyday Health | Heart Disease | Scoop.it
Instead of thinking about which foods to eliminate from your diet, consider what you can add. These ideas make it easy to fit more nutritious food into your heart disease prevention plan. (Need help eating more fruits and vegetables?

Via Bill Palladino - MLUI
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Adding certain foods to your diet can increase variety. No need to cut everything out!

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Bill Palladino - MLUI's curator insight, December 5, 2012 5:06 PM

Let's just call this a good food primer...with pretty pictures.

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The single biggest health threat women face

The single biggest health threat women face | Heart Disease | Scoop.it
Surprising, but true: More women now die of heart disease than men, yet cardiovascular research has long focused on men. Pioneering doctor C. Noel Bairey Merz shares what we know and don't know about women's heart health -- including the remarkably different symptoms women present during a heart attack (and why they're often missed).
(Filmed at TEDxWomen.)
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Very interesting TED talk about cardiovascular disease and women.

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Could you have heart disease? - Beauty in Strength Fitness, LLC.

Could you have heart disease? - Beauty in Strength Fitness, LLC. | Heart Disease | Scoop.it
Here are some scary statistics for you Every minute a woman dies from heart disease 1 in 3 deaths of women in the US is caused by heart disease 43 million women are living with heart disease Heart disease kills more women than all forms of cancer combined Heart disease affects more women than men …

Via Troy Mccomas (troy48)
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Important facts that are good to know about Heart Disease

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How Women are Inspiring to Protect against Heart Disease - A Decade Analysis | All Infographics

How Women are Inspiring to Protect against Heart Disease - A Decade Analysis | All Infographics | Heart Disease | Scoop.it

Heart Disease Infographic


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Heart Disease is the #1 killer among women! See how to protect yourself, girls!

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13 Common Types of Heart Disease: Angina, Congenital & Others

13 Common Types of Heart Disease: Angina, Congenital & Others | Heart Disease | Scoop.it
All types of heart disease share common traits and have key differences. Learn about the different types, including coronary, ischemic, and congenital.
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Function found for mysterious heart disease gene

Function found for mysterious heart disease gene | Heart Disease | Scoop.it
A mysterious gene that likely influences cardiovascular health has become a little more understood, thanks to recent research. After five years, researchers now know how one genetic variant works and suspect that it contributes to the development of heart disease through processes that promote chronic inflammation and cell division.
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The killer American diet that's sweeping the planet

The killer American diet that's sweeping the planet | Heart Disease | Scoop.it
Stop wringing your hands over AIDS, cancer and the avian flu. Cardiovascular disease kills more people than everything else combined -- and it’s mostly preventable. Dr. Dean Ornish explains how changing our eating habits will save lives.
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Plant based diet for heart disease prevention and treatment

Plant based diet for heart disease prevention and treatment | Heart Disease | Scoop.it
Prescribing a plant based diet for heart disease prevention and treatment is not some new or even radical therapy.

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Some ideas for plant based diets. Very good for Heart Disease prevention.

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How Does Nutrition Affect Heart Disease | Heart Disease Prevention

How Does Nutrition Affect Heart Disease | Heart Disease Prevention | Heart Disease | Scoop.it
How Does Nutrition Affect Heart DiseaseHow does nutrition affect Heart Disease Free Submit Articles?

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