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I made the necessary lifestyle changes and have beaten the odds!

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Genetics wasn’t something I could control. But what I could control was my lifestyle.

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I relied on my cardiologist's expertise to help me make decisions about procedures that could help me.

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I lost 183 pounds and continue to ‘feed my heart’ what it needs.

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Those Born with Heart Defects Living Longer, Healthier Lives

May 02, 2015
A recent scientific statement highlights the importance of managing heart defects in older adults.

Detecting Clogged Arteries to Potentially Prevent Heart Disease

May 02, 2015

3–D testing finds nearly two-thirds of healthy, middle-aged adults have early signs of heart disease.

Depression Takes a Greater Toll on African-Americans with Heart Failure

May 04, 2015

Research findings warn against ignoring depressive symptoms in this population already at greater risk for the condition.