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The Heart Center Wants You to Know the Facts about Heart Disease

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February is Heart Month in hopes to raise awareness to heart disease.

Be aware of risk factors and symptoms.

  • Increasing Age (males older than 45 and females older than 55)
  • Heredity (immediate family member)
  • Tobacco smoke, including second hand smoke
  • High cholesterol
  • High blood pressure
  • Physical inactivity
  • Diabetes

Call The Heart Center for more information or to make an appointment at (256) 539-4080.