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Worth Watching: ‘Just a Little Heart Attack’

For heart health month, we share this classic video


February is American Heart Month, a time to focus on preventing the number one killer of both men and women each year: heart disease. It’s also a good reminder to review your risk for heart disease, stroke and heart attack.

(MORE: Heart Attack Waiting to Happen: One Man’s Story)

This American Heart Association video starring Elizabeth Banks has become a classic, partly because it manages to be funny while it gets across an important message. It’s well worth watching (or re-watching) as a reminder of what a heart attack can look like.   Also check out this article on six things that can make a big difference in lowering your risk of heart disease, and this one on the three best ways to eat for a healthy heart.

Sue Campbell
By Sue Campbell
Sue Campbell is the former Editorial and Content Director for Next Avenue. Follow her on Twitter @SuePCampbell.@SuePCampbell

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