The Number One Cause Of Heart Disease

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Any condition which hinders or prevents proper blood circulation to the heart and body, is considered a heart disease. The heart, whose function is to propel blood to all the body is primarily responsible for a long and healthy life, when well maintained. Unfortunately, due to today’s society habits, such as poor diet, sedentary lifestyle, stress and excessive use of toxic substances such as tobacco, cardiovascular disease is the number one problem in the country (Center for Disease Control and Prevention, 2015). Through my Community Health Assessment project I could identify heart disease as the number one cause of death, and a big community issue that can’t be overlooked. In 2014, 3 out of 10 people in Florida died of a cardiovascular disease,
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