Heart Education Resources
Learn About Your Heart
Did you know 475,000 lives are lost each year to cardiac arrest? During
Heart Month let’s focus on decreasing that number to zero.
During Heart Month each February, we encourage you to read about the topics
listed below to help lower your risk of heart disease.
Catawba Valley Health System strives to improve the health of our community
through awareness, education, and prevention. We offer a variety of educational
programs, screenings, and information through the
Health First Center
In addition, we offer some informational literature concerning
Early Heart Attack Care and on the importance of acting quickly in case of a Stroke. For other
information on the heart, heart disease, and related subjects visit the
American Heart Association. We also encourage you to assess your heart disease risk by using the
ACC/AHA ASCVD Risk Calculator and view our
Community Health Assessment.