Mile High Magazine 02/03/19 American Heart Association

Guest: Sanya Andersen-Vie Communications Director American Heart Association, SouthWest Affiliate and Heart survivor Sherryn Hensley Cardiovascular disease, listed as the underlying cause of death, accounts for nearly 836,546 deaths in the US. That’s about 1 of every 3 deaths in the US.  About 2,300 Americans die of cardiovascular disease each day, an average of 1 death every 38 seconds.  Heart Diseases remain the number one cause of death in the US.  Cardiovascular diseases claim more lives each year than all forms of cancer and Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease combined.  Heart disease accounts for 1 in 7 deaths in the US. www.heart.org/denverheartmonth www.facebook.com/ahadenver

Published: Tuesday, February 05, 2019   |   Runtime: 29:59