Collage: American Heart Month

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. One in every three deaths is from heart disease and stroke.

February is American Heart Month.

Please join KSBR News Director Dawn Kamber as she welcomes University of California Irvine Heart Disease Prevention Program Director and Professor Dr. Nathan Wong, cardiac and stroke survivor Debra North, who had her heart attack and stroke during birth and is continually monitored and stroke survivor Lisa Satchfield who completed 22 half marathons, after experiencing having one side of her brain impaired and the paralysis of half her body.