If you want to be heart healthy, you have to be heart smart. Test your knowledge by answering true or false to the following statements. Then check the answers below to see how well you did.
|1. ||Since 1991, the prevalence of obesity has increased 75 percent.|
|2. ||You should have your cholesterol checked regularly starting at age 30.|
|3. ||A woman is more likely to die from cardiovascular disease than from cancer or any other cause.|
|4. ||Trans fats refer to the weight gain many people experience in middle age.|