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Every day, The Heart Truth® and its supporters empower women to live for their hearts. But there’s one day each year when our message is loudest. On National Wear Red Day®, February 7, 2014, Americans across the United States will wear red in unison to call attention to women’s heart health.

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Illustration of the location of the heart in the body. Also shows the coronary arteries and major blood vessels.

The AARC is proud to submit comments on the first ever COPD National Action Plan developed by the National Heart, Lung, Blood Institute (NHLBI).

National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NIH) : information on prevention and treatment of heart, lung and blood diseases. Includes illustrations, videos, relevant websites and information on clinical trials.

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awesome explaination/animation of the heart with EKG National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute: Diseases and Conditions Index

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The Heart Truth® is a national awareness campaign for women about heart disease sponsored by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), part of the National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The Red

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Cholesterol and 8 Other Causes of Heart Attacks

Cholesterol and 8 Other Causes of Heart Attacks. This focuses on the most effective way to naturally avoid heart attacks and strokes.

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Metabolic Syndrome Is: The name for a group of risk factors that raises your risk for heart disease and other health problems, such as diabetes and stroke. "Metabolic" refers to the biochemical processes involved in the body's normal functioning. Coronary heart disease (CHD) is a condition in which a waxy substance called plaque builds up in heart arteries. Plaque hardens and narrows the arteries, reducing blood flow to the heart. This can lead to chest pain, heart attack, heart damage…