In the United States, the most common type of heart disease is coronary artery disease (CAD), which can lead to heart attack. You can greatly reduce your risk for CAD through lifestyle changes and, in some cases, medication. This CDC website provides links to facts, statistics and helpful resources.
- Author: National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention
- Publisher: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
- Posted: July 10, 2012
- Type: Websites & Organizations