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Dear Subscriber,
In celebration of American Heart Month, this special edition newsletter includes various articles on heart disease and prevention. We also discuss 5 reasons diets fail and 5 common types of cancer.

-Brian Polner, M.D., CEO/President

How to Prevent Heart Disease
The American Heart Association has noted that heart disease has been the leading cause of death in the United States almost every year since 1900, and rates of it are expected to continue to rise. Therefore, it is important to take preventative measures to ward off heart disease, as lifestyle factors undeniably have an impact on rates of heart-related ailments. Fortunately, most of the measures that can be taken to prevent heart disease are relatively simple.
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5 Reasons Diets Fail and How to Make Them Work Anyway

If you've been on a diet, and most of us have at one point or another, you know that there are a lot of pitfalls that can keep them from being successful. It's very difficult to not just give up once we run into an issue; however, here are some common dieting pitfalls and ways to get around them..
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Top 5 Common Types of Cancer

Unfortunately, cancer is more common than many of us would like to imagine. In fact, recent research conducted by the American Cancer Society has revealed alarming results. Prostate cancer is currently the leading type of cancer diagnosed today. Breast, lung, colorectal, and melanoma cancer follow and are known to be the most common types of cancer.
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2012 Broward HeartWalk

Everyone knows someone who has been affected by heart disease or stroke. This year, HealthwoRx™ will help the American Heart Association fight the Nation’s No.1 and No.3 causes of death — heart disease and stroke — at the Start! Heart Walk. Funds raised through the Heart Walk help support research, community service and public and professional education programs.
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Understanding Cholesterol

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