September – National Cholesterol Education Month

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September is observed as National Cholesterol Education Month in the United States with the aim to increase awareness about the importance of maintaining healthy cholesterol levels. High levels of cholesterol clog the arteries and increase the risk of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), heart disease is [...]