Strong Hearts, healthy communities: a rural community-based cardiovascular disease prevention program.Seguin, Rebecca A.
Graham, Meredith L.
Folta, Sara C.
Nelson, Miriam E.
Background: Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the United States and places substantial burden on the health care system. Rural populations, especially women, have considerably higher rates of cardiovascular disease, influenced by poverty, environmental factors, access to health care, and social and cultural attitudes... read more
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- Seguin, Rebecca, Galen Eldridge, Meredith L. Graham, Sara C. Folta, Miriam E. Nelson, and David Strogatz. "Strong Hearts, healthy communities: a rural community-based cardiovascular disease prevention program." BMC Public Health 16, no. 1 (12, 2015): 1-11.