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Cardiovascular Data and Resources

In Pennsylvania, cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death. To reduce the prevalence of heart disease focus must be placed on the prevention and control of modifiable risk factors, such as high blood pressure, obesity, and tobacco use. To learn more about the data behind cardiovascular disease and ways to manage it and its associated risk factors, please visit the following resources:

Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) Data

Pennsylvania Death Data

Million Hearts® Initiative - Data & Reports

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

American Heart Association