Tag: heart

Heart Fact #29

Your Heart Fact for February 29th.  Glad it was leap year so we are able to give you an extra fact. By adding one hour of regular, vigorous physical activity, adults may gain up to two hours of life expectancy.  Start by including more physical activity into your daily routine. Take a walk, ride a... Read more »

Heart Fact #27

Your Heart fact for February 27th. Smoking is the single most preventable cause of death in the United States. If you smoke cigarettes (or cigars), you have a higher risk of illness and death from heart attack, stroke and other diseases. So if you don’t smoke, don’t start. If you do smoke, love your heart... Read more »

Heart Fact #26

Your heart fact for February 26th. During a heart check up, your doctor takes a careful look at your “numbers,” including your cholesterol and triglyceride levels, your blood pressure and more. Knowing your numbers is an important part of keeping your heart-healthy. It can help you and your doctor know your risks and mark the... Read more »

Heart Fact #18

Your heart fact for February 18th. About 7.9 million Americans age 20 and older have survived a heart attack (myocardial infarction). About 8.9 million have angina pectoris (chest pain or discomfort due to reduced blood supply to the heart).

Live chat: Run with Heart Fund raising chat

Today at 12pm we’re hosting a live chat talking about fund raising. We’ll share tips, answer questions and share success stories. Have a question, email it to Dan now! <a href=”http://www.coveritlive.com/mobile.php/option=com_mobile/task=viewaltcast/altcast_code=31c52c0af2″ _mce_href=”http://www.coveritlive.com/mobile.php/option=com_mobile/task=viewaltcast/altcast_code=31c52c0af2″ >Run with Heart Fund raising chat</a>

Run with Heart 5k recap!

Yesterday we had our first fun run to celebrate Heart Month! I’m stoked by how it went and I have to thank our sponsors; Viamedia, Chicago Now and Fleet Feet Sports helped make this a huge success! Viamedia ran commercials on RCN and WOW cable here in Chicago to help get the word out! We’ll... Read more »