February is American Heart Month, a time when Americans are encouraged to focus on their cardiovascular health.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, heart disease, and the conditions that lead to it, are impacting young adults much more often these days.
Did You Know?
- One person dies every 36 seconds in the United States from cardiovascular disease*
- About 697,000 people in the United States die from heart disease each year—that’s 1 in every 5 deaths*