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American Heart Month: Show Your Love

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February is American Heart Month. That can mean a few things. From a nurse or medical perspective, that can mean keeping the physical heart healthy. After all, cardiovascular disease (CVD) – a disease that affects the heart including heart disease, stroke, and high blood pressure – is the number one killer of women and men in the United States, according to the Center for Disease Control. It’s also the leading cause of disability preventing Americans from working and being active.

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