SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - "Learn and Live" is the American Heart Association's message to everyone and the reason why hundreds of western Massachusetts residents walked at Forest Park in Springfield Saturday morning.
Heart disease and stroke survivors and their families want to raise awareness and raise money for prevention and treatment research.
Someone dies every thirty seconds due to heart disease or stroke.
Heart disease is a #1 killer in America, but it can be prevented with a healthy lifestyle.
That includes doing some moderate exercise, watching what you eat and learning how to manage stress.
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