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Keeping Your Child Heart Healthy [INFOGRAPHIC]

Last updated 8 months ago

If you think heart disease is just for adults, think again. Very grown-up cardiovascular problems, such as clogged arteries, are occurring more and more in children. The biggest reason for this spike in heart disease in kids is obesity, which is causing young kids to live with heart disease risk factors like high blood pressure and high cholesterol. The good news is that there are plenty of things parents can do to curb their kids’ heart disease risk now and in the future. Find out the real risk of heart disease in kids and what you can do about it in this infographic from Las Vegas’ Sunrise Children’s Hospital. Help us beat heart disease in kids by sharing this information with your fellow parents. 

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