Over 80 million American adults (more than one in three) have cardiovascular disease (CVD). Nearly 2,300 Americans die of CVD every day — that’s one death every 38 seconds. This number can be significantly reduced through education and early detection.
Stroke is the third leading cause of death in the U.S. and the leading cause of serious, long-term, adult disability. Each year, over 700,000 people have a stroke; 75% of these are first attacks. Knowing the warning signs and acting quickly are our best defenses against Stroke.
Approximately 18 million Americans have obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and 10 million are undiagnosed. More than 50% of Americans over the age of 65 have a sleep problem. Those with untreated OSA face a risk of heart attack or stroke that is up to four times greater than those who are not afflicted.
Four out of five people will experience lower back pain at some point in their lives- a staggering 208 million people. Back pain is the second most common neurological ailment in the United States- only headache is more common.
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