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Cristina Tells Us What She Learned About Heart Disease
What is heart disease?
Heart disease develops over many years. It happens when the blood vessels going to the heart
What are risk factors?
Risk factors are traits and habits that make you more likely to get heart disease. You can do
Cristina says: "Now that I know my risk factors, I take steps to lower my risk."
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES