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A healthy blood pressure can add 5 years to your life. That’s enough time for an 8th grader to graduate high school. What are some milestones for your life in the next 5 years? heart.org/HBPrisk #My5Years #lifeiswhy

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When’s the last time you spent some quality time with Fido? Grab the leash and head outside for a stroll this afternoon! http://spr.ly/62650IBb

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Struggling to get your child to eat enough fruits & veggies? Learn how making color swaps can help.
We often hear about the importance of eating right and making healthy choices. But it’s not always easy to do. In the Parent Toolkit’s first video series, we asked our nutrition experts for quick tips to make developing healthy eating habits a little bit easier.
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A large study of men suggests fried food consumption is associated with a higher risk of heart failure.
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Its a zucchini lovers dream come true! Add this healthy vegetarian recipe to your recipe list. http://spr.ly/6261Fyfz
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There's a lot of nutrition information out there. Let's take a closer look at the facts. via +The Huffington Post
Nina Teicholz, author of The Big Fat Surprise, wrote an op-ed in The New York Times entitled "The Government's Bad Diet Advice." Unfortunately for Times readers, the op-ed was packed with errors and distortions....
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Did you know that one ear of corn has about 800 kernels? That’s a whole lot of goodness packed into just one veggie! What’s your favorite way to eat corn?

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College students: Having trouble sleeping? Get moving. #EPILifestlye2015
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POP QUIZ: Name one sign or symptom of a heart attack. Go!

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Reduce calories in. Increase calories out. It’s that simple. Let us show you how to get to a healthy weight. What’s your pound- shedding secret? http://spr.ly/62630I6f

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We loved reading Oliver's story. Our hearts are with you, Oliver. #LifeIsWhy
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Good News! Being active only a few days a week lowers risk of heart disease & stroke in women.
Women who are physically active a few times a week have a lower risk of heart disease, stroke and blood clots than inactive women, according to a new study.
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Building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.
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The American Heart Association | American Stroke Association is the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary health organization. Its purpose is to help prevent America’s No. 1 and No. 4 killers, heart disease and stroke. The AHA/ASA is an advocate of good health, promoting positive behaviors, nutritious eating habits and healthy lifestyles. It also funds cutting-edge research and professional education programs.

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