Know Your Heart Health Numbers

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When looking  for cardiac care, you need both quality and expertise. Broward Health, a leader in cardiovascular care, has been distinguished as one of the nation’s top centers for cardiovascular treatment and provides comprehensive clinical, surgical and rehabilitative care.

Heart Disease in the United States:

  •  Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men, women, and people of most racial and ethnic groups in the United States.
  • One person dies every 37 seconds in the United States from cardiovascular disease.
  • About 647,000 Americans die from heart disease each year—that’s 1 in every 4 deaths. 

Source: CDC

Heart disease can happen at any age.

"My Life Changed Tremendously"

Having your heart checked is one of the most important measures you can take to promote a healthy future. Broward Health offers free heart health lectures and risk assessments year round. If you are interested in learning more about your heart health, find an event near you.