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Choctaw Nation princess Mandy Steele collapsed one year ago during a half marathon. This month, she completed a 5K on the same course where her heart stopped.
Read Mandy Steele’s story
After her son, Sam, died at age 8 from congenital heart defects, Betsy Peterson started a nonprofit to help other families.
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The risk factors associated with heart disease are disproportionately affecting the Native American community.
Read more about health in Native Americans
Wisconsin is the 31st state to pass legislation that requires CPR training for students.
Read more about CPR in schools
"He's always had an unhealthy diet. He was born with a greasy spoon in his mouth."
Read more Hearty Humor by Jonny Hawkins
When Jane Canale took a heart-healthy course to learn about nutrition and exercise, she also found how to exorcise her grief.
Read more about Canale
E-cigarette advertisements increased the odds that middle and high school students would use the devices, a recent study shows.
Read more about e-cigarette advertising
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