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Know Your Risk

Heart disease is the #1 killer of women in the United States. It kills more women than cancer, accidents, or any other cause. The good news is that by understanding your risk factors, you can take control and learn to live a heart-healthy life.

Do You Know the Risk Factors for Heart Disease?

Think you're not at risk for heart disease? The truth is, all women are at risk. And while some risk factors like age and heredity are beyond your control, others can be managed and controlled. You can take control and reduce your chances of developing heart disease.

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"My heart felt like it was skipping beats, so I visited the Karen Yontz Center to have my blood pressure checked and talk to a nurse. She urged me to see a cardiologist for follow-up tests. I'm glad I did because I found out I have a heart rhythm condition that requires medication."

– Karen Yontz Center client

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