Million Hearts Initiative

Created: 02/10/2014 8:38 PM WHEC.com

The goal is extremely ambitious, but members of the million hearts initiative says they're ready to get started.  

Health experts have come together the launch the new program. The idea is to prevent a million heart attacks and strokes by 2017. They say the key is education and preventative care.

Experts claim they're attacking this initiative the same as they did and that is to make sure everyone knows their vital information.


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