American Heart Month

Women In Government recognizes February as American Heart Month. Heart Disease is the #1 killer of women, causing 1 in 3 deaths each year. That is approximately one woman every minute according to the American Heart Association.

Do you know your numbers? Might you be at risk? Check out Go Red for Women to take their free quizzes to learn if you might be at risk for heart attack stroke as well as a whole host of other co-morbidities.

Also check out the American Diabetes Association for information about the link between heart disease and diabetes.


Teaming Up for Diabetes

Taking Down Cholesterol