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National Heart Month

Are You Taking Care of Your Heart?

Judi Freedman | Posted 04.21.2015 | Fifty
Judi Freedman

February is filled with red hearts thanks to Valentine's Day. It's also a month to honor your own heart and make sure it stays healthy year-round. I learned more about heart health from the American Heart Association (AHA) Go Red For Women Campaign.

The Time We Get

Kathy Radigan | Posted 04.12.2015 | Women
Kathy Radigan

After the heart attack I knew that time was precious. If I wanted to repair the relationship, I was going to have to do it sooner rather then later.

50 Years of American Heart Month: Fight Continues vs. Our No. 1 Killer

Nancy Brown | Posted 03.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Nancy Brown

The number of people living with cardiovascular diseases has surged since LBJ's day, from around 10 million to nearly 84 million. This shows what a great job we are doing in treating these problems, and illustrates how much more work is needed to prevent them.

Every Body Walk!

Gene Gurkoff | Posted 10.24.2013 | Impact
Gene Gurkoff

If current trends continue, then by the end of this decade, many Americans will exert only slightly more energy than if they slept 24 hours a day. Fortunately, we can all take steps to help -- literally.

A Heartfelt Month

Michelle Javian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Michelle Javian

What is so amazing about Heart Month is its emphasis on something we must all nurture and protect: our hearts.