Long Beach American Heart Month
Long Beach Memorial and Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach employees celebrated National Wear Red Day by creating a “human heart” to raise awareness of heart disease in women.
Long Beach Memorial and Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach employees kicked-off American Heart Month by celebrating National Wear Red Day on Friday, Feb.
Nearly 600,000 people die of heart disease in the United States ever year – that’s one in every four deaths – making it the leading cause of death. To prevent that figure from increasing, it’s crucial for Americans to learn their risk factors and adopt lifestyle choices that promote overall cardiovascular health.