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Heart disease is a leading killer of women. Among African-American women ages 20 and older, 46.9 percent have cardiovascular disease. The numbers are daunting, but when it comes to heart disease, forewarned is forearmed. By following a few simple, effective methods of prevention, you can dramatically lower your risks and add years to your life.

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