Grammy nominee and multiple heart attack survivor Kim Burrell shares her story and the secret to her dramatic weight loss. "If you spend the energy you previously spent on unhealthy habits and put that same energy into healthy ones, you'll be amazed at how everything in your life can change," says Burrell.
Lifesaving Legislation: The Josh Miller HEARTS Act
Congresswoman Betty Sutton of Ohio discusses the Josh Miller HEARTS Act and the hometown hero whose untimely death inspired this important piece of legislation. "Josh's death didn't just break the hearts of his family, it broke the hearts of his community as well," says Rep. Sutton. If passed, the bill will provide schools with grants to purchase Automated External Defibrillators.
Heart Health is a Lifelong Pursuit
As far as prevention goes, it's never too early to start! National Heart Lung and Blood Institute We Can! and Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association educate our readers about implementing a heart-healthy diet and exercise regime for the entire family.