The first American Heart Month was established in 1964 because at that time, cardiovascular disease accounted for more than 50% of deaths in the United States. Today, cardiovascular disease is still one of the leading causes of deaths in the United States and the number 1 cause of death globally.
At Fireside Health Care Center, we know how important health is! We encourage everyone to raise awareness and to learn more about heart health.
Start taking steps towards a healthier heart with these tips from The American Heart Association: