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Nutrition, Smoking, and Heart Disease

Last updated 4 years ago

Heart disease is a leading health concern among Americans, causing one in every four deaths. Understanding the factors that affect your risk for heart disease can help you live a longer, healthier life in Pinellas County.

In this video, you will learn that many risk factors for heart disease are preventable. Eating a healthy diet to maintain your weight is one of the easiest ways to reduce your risk for heart disease. Quitting a smoking habit will also improve your overall health as well as your cardiovascular health.

Largo Medical Center is here to provide you with the education and hospital services you need to achieve a healthy body and mind. We offer a variety of healthcare services, including bariatric weight loss surgery and heart and vascular care. You can get more information about improving your health on our website or by calling (727) 470-6826.


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