Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the U.S., accounting for as many as one in five deaths each year. But, there are things you can do to protect your heart health and prevent heart disease progression or development. Find out more about heart disease including signs, symptoms, risks, prevention, and treatment.

Explore Heart Disease

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What Causes Heart Disease?
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What Is a Heart Attack?
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What Is Cardiac Arrest?