If you have high blood pressure, a family member with diabetes, or are overweight, you could be at risk for diabetes or heart disease! For resources related to diabetes management or to find out more information, you can Dial 2-1-1.

Heart disease accounts for 3 out of 10 deaths in Florida and in 2014 there were 42,835 heart attack hospitalizations, or an average of 117 heart attack hospitalizations each day. Learn how physical activity reduces the risk of cardiovascular disease below.

September 29, 2019 is World Heart Day
World Heart Day, 29 September. Be A Heart Hero. One, promise to do one thing for your heart: know your blood pressure, stop smoking, eat healthy, exercise more. Two, share your promise and inspire others, go to worldheartday.org, make a poster, post it on social media. Three, keep your promise. My heart, your heart. #worldheartday

 


 

Diabetes is a life-long disease that affects the way your body handles glucose, a kind of sugar, in your blood. Learn more about diabetes below: