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Table of Contents

Introduction - I

Tobacco and Cardiovascular Disease - Page 1

Physical Activity and Cardiovascular Disease - Page 4

Diet and Cardiovascular Disease - Page 7

Summary - Page 9


Special thanks to the Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Partners who were involved in the planning and reviewing of this document. The Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Partners include representatives from the following organizations:

  • American Heart Association Ohio - West Virginia Affiliate
  • Coalition for a Tobacco-Free West Virginia
  • Marshall University School of Medicine
  • West Virginia Bureau for Public Health
  • West Virginia Coalition for Physical Activity
  • West Virginia Diabetes Coalition
  • West Virginia Nutrition and Chronic Disease Coalition
  • West Virginia Osteopathic School of Medicine
  • West Virginia University Prevention Research Center
  • West Virginia University School of Medicine

For more information or for additional copies, please contact:
Cardiovascular Health Program
West Virginia Bureau for Public Health
Division of Health Promotion
Room 319
350 Capital Street
Charleston, WV 25301-3715
Telephone (304)558-0644 - Fax (304) 558-1553

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