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Be One in a Million Hearts®


Preventing 1 million heart attacks and strokes by 2017 will require the work and commitment to change from all of us. There are steps that each of us can take to reach this goal as a nation. Be one in a Million Hearts® and see how your actions can make a positive difference. A Million Hearts® begins with you.

As an Employer or Private-Sector Organization


  • EMPOWER your community by supporting activities that help people access high-quality health care, manage their conditions effectively, get active, eat healthy, and stay smoke-free.
  • INCREASE awareness of heart disease and stroke and their risk factors to empower your employees to take control of their heart health.
  • PROVIDE convenient and simple blood pressure monitoring in the workplace and encourage its use through challenges and contests.
  • IMPLEMENT smoke-free air policies at worksites to help smokers quit and protect nonsmokers from the hazardous effects of second hand smoke exposure.
  • SUPPORT efforts to reduce sodium and eliminate trans fats in the food supply, including food served or available at worksites.
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