More than 46 million, nearly 21% of adults in the United States, smoke, according to a 2010 report by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Smoking rates remained constant from 2005 - 2009.
Smoking kills more than 5 million people a year worldwide, accounting for 1 out of every 10 adult deaths.
Heart disease is the number one killer in the United States, but statistics tell us that more than 13 million Americans have survived a... Read more »
News reports of the recently published Avandia study said that the study showed that the drug increased heart attack rates... Read more »
I’m very healthy but my mother died of a heart attack, am I at risk? I’m sorry to hear about your Mom. More information is needed... Read more »