Risks of the Heart

Here are some risks according to the American Heart Association:

  • 60% of adults don’t know their blood pressure and cholesterol numbers
  • 44% monitor their blood pressure outside the doctor’s office
  • 56% of adults have been told by a health care professional to improve their health
  • 83% believe that heart attacks and strokes can be prevented, but aren’t motivated to do anything
  • 99% of Americans need to improve their heart health
  • 72% don’t consider themselves at risk for heart disease
  • 58% put no effort into improving their heart health                                           Emergency Helicopter

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