Empowering our Sisters: Our Journey to Wellness Saturday May 3, 2014 8:30am John H. Ammon Medical Education Center at Christiana Hospital (Newark, DE) There is no cost to attend but RSVP is requested. Stop by an visit the Million Hearts Delaware exhibit table!
Heart Disease is Still Leading Cause of Death On December 20th, the Centers for Disease Control Division of Vital Statistics reported the final 2010 statistics on the 10 leading causes of death in the United States by age, sex, race, and Hispanic origin. Heart disease tops the list again. The complete report is available here.
Million Hearts DE will be at Wilmington Wellness Day Join us at the 2014 Wilmington Wellness Day, sponsored in part by Christiana Care, on Sat, April 26, from 11 a.m.-3 p.m., at 11th & Market Streets. The event features Million Hearts Delaware, a statewide effort to advance the goal of the nationally preventing 1 million… Read More ›
FDA announces tentative determination on safety of partially hydrogenated oils. Consumption of artificial partially hydrogenated oils (trans fat) in the United States remains a public health concern. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that eliminating artificial trans fat from processed foods could prevent 20,000 heart attacks and 7,000 heart-related deaths each year…. Read More ›