Heart Disease



More than one in three adults lives with cardiovascular disease. Heart disease and stroke are leading causes of death in New York. The good news is that you and your loved ones can take simple steps to live a more heart-healthy life.

To Keep Your Heart Healthy:

Eat healthfully.

Maintain a healthy weight

Be active.

Learn about the benefits of physical activity.

Don't smoke.

  • If you do smoke, NYC Quits has information and resources to help you quit.

Limit alcohol use

Additional Resources

Last Updated June 11, 2013