American Heart Month

American Heart Month occurs every year in February and this year the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute wants everyone to take a pledge. Check out this week’s blog to learn more about the heart and how you can join in the fight to be one step closer to a healthy life.

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Benefits of Giving Blood

To donate blood you do not need a special reason, you just need to have the will to. Donating blood saves lives, but there are also some health benefits for the person who donates as well.

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Keep Control of Your Cholesterol

Your body needs cholesterol to function correctly but too much can build up in your arteries, placing you at risk for heart disease or stroke. It's important to know how to keep your cholesterol at a healthy level.

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National Congenital Heart Defects Awareness Week

February celebrates National Congenital Heart Defects Awareness Week. CHD or Congenital Heart Defects is the #1 leading birth defect. The term “congenital” means that the defect was present at birth. A heart birth defect can result when the heart does not develop properly before birth. [...]

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