Long Beach Memorial and Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach employees kicked-off American Heart Month by celebrating National Wear Red Day on Friday, Feb. 5.
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A heart attack at age 24 was the first indication that Robert Turner had a congenital heart defect.
In the United States, someone has a heart attack every 43 seconds. Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women, making it arguably the number one health problem in the U.S.
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A heart attack at age 24 was the first indication that Robert Turner had a congenital heart defect. Diagnosing and correcting it took a highly specialized team.