February is Heart Health Month!

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February is Heart Health Month!
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Tue, 02-03-2009 - 3:01pm

New from Your Total Health:


One in four women die from heart disease, making it the number-one killer of women. But an increased focus on reducing the risk of heart disease in women is working—that number used to be 1 in 3. The good news: We can do even better!


The first step is to stop putting yourself last. If the demands of work and family often take priority over your own health, start with small changes that can cut your risk significantly, even increase your longevity.


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2009 Heart Health Month


Karla
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Tue, 02-03-2009 - 11:33pm

Thanks Karla for all the information you are making available to us. I had no idea the risk of heart disease was so high for women;

 


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Wed, 02-04-2009 - 10:13am
Hi Jean and welcome. A lot of women have no idea that the risk of heart disease is so high for women. We really hope to increase awareness and who knows, we may help save someone's life. :)


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Wed, 02-04-2009 - 2:12pm

Hello everyone,


My name is Brandie Sievers and I just turned 32 years old.

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Wed, 02-04-2009 - 3:54pm

Hi Brandie and welcome! Congratulations to you for being proative with your health. I'm a total

Karla
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Fri, 02-06-2009 - 6:05pm
Karla, thanks so much for posting this for us!


 

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Fri, 02-06-2009 - 6:06pm
Hey, Jean, WELCOME!! I hope you'll visit often!


 

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Fri, 02-06-2009 - 6:09pm
Welcome to Heart Health, Brandie!! Thank you so much for your input! I hope you'll continue to visit us here!


 

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