Common Myths about Heart Disease

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Debunking ten common misconceptions about heart disease, including that it never affects young people, that there will always be warning signs, and that there’s nothing you can do to improve heart health.

“Early treatment of high blood pressure is critical because, if left untreated, it can cause heart attack, stroke, kidney damage and other serious health problems.”