Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the United States. Every year, one in four deaths are caused by heart disease.
The good news? Heart disease can often be prevented when people make healthy choices and manage their health conditions.
So take the advice of these posters from the NLM Digital Collections and start loving your heart!
For more information about heart health, check out these resources from NLM’s MedlinePlus and the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute. To learn more about the Library’s role in matters of the heart, check out this 2018 blog post from NLM Director Dr. Patricia Flatley Brennan.