Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the US, killing more that the next five causes of death combined. In fact, cardiovascular disease, including heart disease and stroke is responsible for 1 in 3 adult deaths each year. Although the statistics are sobering, the good news is that through knowing and managing your key health numbers and risk factors in conjunction with a healthy diet, daily exercise and abstinence of smoking, 80% of cardiac events can be prevented.
Early detection can save your life!
Prostate Cancer is the most common cancer other than skin cancer found in men in the US. Join Virginia G. Piper Cancer Center for a FREE prostate screening event on September 28th. Those at high risk for prostate cancer include men who have a family history of prostate cancer ( father or brother) and African American males.