To reach the goal of preventing 1 million heart attacks and strokes by 2017, Million Hearts® focuses much-needed attention on the ABCS and what individuals and organizations can do to improve the heart health of the nation. In particular, Million Hearts® strives to make meaningful progress toward prevention and control of a major contributor to heart disease and stroke: high blood pressure.
New Resources for You and Your Loved Ones to Help Make Control Your Goal
If you have high blood pressure, take steps to lower it and make control your goal.
Get more blood pressure facts and statistics from CDC's High Blood Pressure website. More information about heart disease and stroke is available in the following two resources:
Million Hearts® offers many resources to help individuals, health care professionals, and interested organizations make blood pressure control the goal, every day.
Share one of these badges with your friends, family, and colleagues to encourage them to make blood pressure control their goal.