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KVH launches program fostering heart health


February 6, 2019


HEART TO HEART: Klickitat Valley Health (KVH) is kicking off a new program for heart health awareness in keeping with February being National Heart Health Awareness Month.

February is National Heart Health Awareness month, and Klickitat Valley Health kicked off its 2019 #7STEPS To A Healthier Heart campaign with a Heart Health Awareness Walk last Friday.

Heart disease is the number one killer of men and women in the United States. About 610,000 people die of heart disease every year – that's 1 in 4 deaths! "We all know someone who has been affected by heart disease," said Charis Weis, KVH Director of Community Outreach and Human Resources. "At KVH, we want to bring awareness to this disease and help our community make healthy changes to prevent heart disease."

During the month of February, the hospital district will be promoting #7STEPS To A Healthier Hea...

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