- Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men in the U.S. June is a great time for men to take control of their heart health.
- CDC's Public Health Grand Rounds' May session highlights "Hypertension: Detect, Connect, Control."
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Million Hearts® is a national initiative to prevent 1 million heart attacks and strokes by 2017. Million Hearts® brings together communities, health systems, nonprofit organizations, federal agencies, and private-sector partners from across the country to fight heart disease and stroke.
American Heart Association/American Stroke Association is proud to join forces with Million Hearts® to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.
Watch the announcement about the Million Hearts® initiative and hear personal stories about heart disease and stroke prevention.
Partners from across the public and private health sectors, including federal agencies; doctors, nurses, pharmacists and other health care professionals; private insurers; businesses; health advocacy groups; and community organizations, will support Million Hearts® through a wide range of activities.