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Cardiovascular Diseases – America is Number 1!

By Shihan Mary Bolz
Licensed Acupuncturist
Master of Science Oriental Medicine
Master Martial Arts Instructor

The United States is the leading country for deaths due to coronary heart disease (CHD), according to the World Health Organization (WHO). This is hardly something to be proud of. In the year 2004, 36.3% of all deaths in the United States were due to cardiovascular diseases. The costs for this classification of disease are estimated at $431.8 billion for this year.… Read the rest

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