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Featured Health Topic and Selected Books

Heart disease, the leading cause of death in the United States, is largely preventable. There are many things people can do to reduce their risk: exercise, make healthy food choices, and visit their healthcare provider regularly. February is American Heart Month, but any time is a good time to help raise awareness about heart disease and prevention.

Get the conversation started with one of the three freatured NNLM Reading Club books. Be sure to download the discussion guide, promotional materials, and corresponding health information. Short on time? No worries! Apply for a free NNLM Reading Club Book Kit while supplies last!

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The Curious Heart of Ailsa Rae by Stephanie Butland, The Open Heart Club by Gabriel Brownstein, and State of the Heart by Haider Warraich, MD